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I use this code for generating a graphic:


    \rput(4,10.5){\psframebox*{\Large Datenbanksystem}}

    \psframe[fillstyle=solid, fillcolor=lightgray](1.5,6)(9.5,9)

    \rput(5.5,7.4){\psframebox*[fillcolor=lightgray]{\Large Datenbankmanagementsystem}}

    \rput(5.5,3.25){\database{3.5cm}{2cm}[fillstyle=solid, fillcolor=gray]{Datenbanken}}




when I convert it with dvips Grafik1.dvi -E -o Grafik1.eps

I expect a graphic with 1:1 ratio. But it added some white Border to the left hand side:

Image with white Border

Any idea what happened and what I could do to fix this?

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What if you put a \noindent in front of your \begin{pspicture}? – JLDiaz Aug 14 '12 at 14:53
Doesn't change anything – PascalTurbo Aug 14 '12 at 15:39
up vote 2 down vote accepted

I'm not sure what's wrong with dvips -E, but I got a much better result with

dvips Grafik1.dvi -o Grafik1.ps
ps2eps --ignoreBB Grafik1.ps
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This workaround solves the Problem – PascalTurbo Aug 14 '12 at 15:39

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