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LATEXON

LATEXON

## Purpose

Generate encapsulated postscript file to include in LaTeX documents.

## Calling Sequence

latexon, file

## Inputs

file = output postscript file (use *.ps). in

latex_com

## Notes

output and closes the file.
To create the postscript file:
(1) Do plot on screen.
(2) latexon,"outfile.ps"
(3) Repeat same plot.
(4) latexoff. Note plot shape.
To use the resulting file in a LaTeX document:
(1) Include at the front of the LaTeX document the file
IDL_DIR:[LIB]IDLPLT_DVIPS.TEX, which defines the insertplot macro.
(2) In your LaTeX document use
\insertplot{file}{caption}{label}{width}{height}
file = name of file containing the PostScript.
caption = caption of figure
label = latex \label{} for figure to be used by \ref{} macro
width = width of figure in inches. | Best to use shape
height = height of figure, in inches. | given by latexoff.
or \insertimg (same arguments. Use output shape same as image shape).
(3) LATEXPS the LaTeX document.

## Modification History

R. Sterner, 14 Sep 1990
R. Sterner, 11 Oct 1990 --- added plot shape.
Copyright (C) 1990, Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory
This software may be used, copied, or redistributed as long as it is not
sold and this copyright notice is reproduced on each copy made. This
routine is provided as is without any express or implied warranties
whatsoever. Other limitations apply as described in the file disclaimer.txt.

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