{gnuplot} Gnuplot is a portable command-line driven graphing utility for Linux, OS/2, MS Windows, OS X, VMS, and many other platforms.

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PGFplots, memory and GNUplot

My question is quite simple. I generate a lot of plots for my thesis in PGFplots, which I generate in separate PDF files using the standalone package (could not get shell escape to work properly). The ...
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Gnuplot in a 2-column document?

I'm trying to inline my gnuplot output so that it squishes into one of the columns. Edit 1, 2016-02-02 I figured it out Edit 2, 2016-02-04 Improved answer with figure environment Configure gnuplot ...
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! Missing } inserted. <inserted text> } l.212 \end{figure}

i work with gnuplot and latex and i had the following problem ! Missing } inserted. <inserted text> } l.212 \end{figure} this is my code \begin{figure}[htb] \centering \input{essai} // ...
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Insert a gnuplot-plot in tikz environment

I cant manage to get my plot into a tikz environment. I am using BaKoma Tex Word with newest MikTex. %&latex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \section{About ...
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Plot a transfer function in latex

I wanted to know how I can go about plotting a simple bode magnitude transfer function in LaTeX. This is the function that I would like to have the Magnitude response plotted: Be aware that the ...
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Graphs of Implicit Curves using Tikz, gnuplot, and LaTeXIt

I need to create .png files of graphs that I create. Specifically, the graphs need to have a transparent background. I have been using LaTeXIt to compile my tikz code, and it has worked well. ...
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Problem with contour in pgfplots (error)

I'm trying make the same that in pgfplots contour example error The difference is I have gnuplot installed. But appears error: ! Package pgfplots Error: sorry, plot file{avanzado_contourtmp0.table} ...
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LaTeX error with running gnuplot example on Windows 7

When trying to run the example code below found at How to draw a square wave?, I get the error: "LaTeX Error: File `gnuplot3-gnuplottex-fig1' not found", although I am seeing the eps file created in ...
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No plot lines with TiKz?

I'm following this and this example that supposedly is using gnuplot. First, I'm getting results (U15.10, gnuplot 4.6.6, Emacs 24.5, latest Ubuntu texlive) from simply pasting the code into Emacs and ...
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Gnuplottex and Texshop — Cannot open Ghostscript for piped input!

I'm trying to compile the following file using latex and the gnuplottex package. For some reason I'm getting this error, even though I have already enabled shell escape and /usr/local/bin/gnuplot is ...
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LaTeX + Gnuplot on Mac: Plot Not Showing

Right. Total novice here so you might need to go easy. I'm trying to use Gnuplot with TikZ to draw an elliptic curve. Using TeXShop 3.58, Gnuplot 5.0 patchlevel 1... don't know what else is relevant. ...
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Uncover gnuplot graph on beamer slide

I have problems including a gnuplot graph in a beamer slide in which it should be visible at the very end of the slide, without all other elements on the slide. The problem is, it seems I can't use ...
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Surface plus filled projection in pgfplots

Can something like this be done with pgfplots? It was generated with whe following gnuplot script: set view equal xy set view 72,32 set xyplane relative 0.2 unset key unset colorbox set samples 21 ...
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How to get gnuplot error messages displayed when using gnuplottex?

I use gnuplottex in LaTeX documents all the time, as I enjoy having the gnuplot scripts directly embedded in the LaTeX document. The main problem with gnuplottex is however, that the gnuplot error ...
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gnuplot in LaTeX with Pdflatex, without gnuplottex

I wonder if it is possible to find an analogical solution for pdflatex instead of latex, see gnuplot in LaTeX, without gnuplottex. Changing the gnuplot code to: \begin{gnuplot}[terminal=cairolatex, ...
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including gnuplot epslatex figures in arXiv submission

I have a manuscript that includes most of its figures by using the \input{filename} command to reference a filename.{tex,eps} pair output from gnuplot using the epslatex terminal. I then run lualatex ...
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Error when importing gnuplot in Latex(Lyx)

I was trying to import a Gnuplot graphic in Lyx (I'm using Window 8). First of all I generate a .tex file with Gnuplot. The code is: set terminal tikz set output "sin.tex" plot sin(x) Now I open ...
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PGF Contour Plot with complicated (nested) functions

I have succeeded in making a simple contour plot by using the function \newcommand\expr[2]{ (-#2^4+#2^2)*e^-(#2^2+#1^2) + (cos((-#1/1.85*pi-0.45) r)/2.0-#1/3.0)/1.5 } MWE: \documentclass{report} ...
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Tikz problem since TeXLive 2015 update

sorry if I do something wrong, it is my first post. I generate usually pdfs with gnuplot by using the output terminal tkiz to generate first a .tex and afterwards a .pdf. I recently updated to ...
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Put Gnuplot mutiple surfaces plot in PGFplots axis environment to overcome z-buffer problem

Although PGFplots is the perfect tool for many depictions, it unfortunately does not have a properly working z buffer for intersecting surfaces (at this time, 10-09-2015). I'm trying to overcome this ...
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Gnuplot and arara

Is there a way to avoid recompiling every single gnuplot figure of a document if it's content hasn't been modified, like it is possible with TikZ when 'externalize' mode is selected? Each Gnuplot ...
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How to incorporate a TEXMF tree managed by distro's package manager when using TeX Live from upstream on a GNU/Linux system?

I am using upstream's TeX Live on a GNU/Linux system with default paths except for the use of symbolic links to facilitate switching between different versions of TL. So, for example, TEXMFMAIN is ...
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Gnuplot script creating a .tex file - symbols in legend don't work

I have such code named file.gpl: set xlabel "dl" set ylabel "ten" set pointsize 0.5 set key left samplen 0.5 set term epslatex color standalone set out 'plot.tex' p [800:1000] 'Data' u 1:($2/1) ...
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Rescaling gnuplottex to fit in subfigure

I would like to use gnuplot environments (from the gnuplottex package) in subfigures (from the subcaption package). How can I change the size of the gnuplot graph, so that it will fit into the ...
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Gnuplot-Tikz-TeXstudio setting problem

I am a beginner in making graphs of functions by TeX itself - until now i have solved these issues by including .eps pictures. Now i am on doing things better and nicer. I started to use Tikz packages ...
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How can I maintain the size of epslatex figures after embedding into a LaTeX documnet?

I use the following commands to plot a figure in epslatex. set terminal epslatex size 3.0in,2.25in font ',8' set output 'filename.tex' The epslatex terminal produces two files: filename.tex and ...
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Line type not working! [closed]

I've been having a problem with compiling gnuplot where it ignores what line type I put in and just assumes lt 1. Here's an example .sh file: set term wxt enhanced "arial,16" set notitle set ...
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epslatex tex-document faulty [closed]

I want to create a .texdocument with Gnuplot to insert in my Latexdocument with the following code reset set terminal epslatex color size 12cm, 9cm font 'Helvetica,16' set output "test.tex" set ...
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How can the size of an epslatex terminal plot with gnuplottex be altered?

Are there any other options to set the size of a plot with the epslatex terminal of gnuplottex than the scale option? I noticed that pgfplots doesn't have this effect, but for continuity I want all ...
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Plots large number of data

As you all know, TikZ has to face the limits in terms of memory, that is given by the TeX compiler. For most of my plots, I have a maximum time step of around 1us and I record several waveforms over ...
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LaTeX Error: File `gnuplot-lua-tikz.sty' not > found

> ! LaTeX Error: File `gnuplot-lua-tikz.sty' not > found. This error keeps popping up. I have downloaded the file, but i have no idea where i should put this file on Mac Os X with MacTex ...
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Latex MacTex GnuPlot Tickz Error

Gnuplot 5.0 is installed. If i type Gnuplot in Terminal, everything is fine. Tex Live Utility tells me there's no updates available. What do i need to do to fix this error: ! Package pgfkeys ...
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Plot data points with 'linespoints' but lines should have gaps [duplicate]

I have asked following question on stackexchange regarding a gnuplot solution: Plot data points with connecting lines but which leave gaps. The question is about using following linestyle for data ...
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Different font style on different OS

I use gnuplot for generating eps-figs including text labels which are organized in a separate .tex-file which in turn I include in my main document. With pdflatex TeXnicCenter generates the ...
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How can I plot directly on the pdf output without having to use the terminal to run gnuplot?

I have been trying to make LaTeX plot directly as it compiles the pdf but it always turns out to require me to go to the terminal and process the .gnuplot file that the compilation produces, which is ...
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Latexmk, gnuplot and subfolder [closed]

I tried to setup latexmk such that my gnuplot files are generated automatically. Here is what I've done: Folder/file structure: latexmkrc foo.tex graphics/plot.gp latexmk: add_cus_dep('gp', ...
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Graphics are shifted after using dvipdfmx

First of all, I hope it is okay to ask this question here. I really did not know where else. So I'm generating a plot with gnuplot using the epslatex terminal. For example, set terminal epslatex ...
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Tikz and figures in 3-space

How can I draw this in LaTeX? I can do with a lot of segments but I think that there is other easy way to do it. And how can I add this gray blackground to images that give that spatial view.
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Gnuplot with latex and bash

I have created a bash script that accesses and plots data using gnuplot. For this i have had to use the $ variable bash symbol. How can I plot an eps file where i can had a hat or tilde with special ...
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gnuplottex not recognizing options

I want to use gnuplottex to draw graphs in a LaTeX document. The problem is, gnuplottex doesn't accept any options. A mwe would be like ...
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errorbars in pgfplots using raw gnuplot

I use pgfplots always in combination with the 'raw gnuplot' option because I like it better to preprocess my data using gnuplot. (curve fitting, complex calculations etc.) Now I am facing a problem ...
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defining a function in tikz

In this MWE there are two definitions of Q function: % arara: lualatex: {synctex: yes, shell: yes} \documentclass[border=5mm]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} ...
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How to arrange the key in this plot?

basically I have plot like this: It looks bad because two reasons: The middle figure, five keys are overlapped with lines The 6 key in the third figure, even they are not overlapped, they are not ...
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Plot the sum of two inverse normal CDFs in three dimensions

I am interested in plotting the sum of two inverse cumulative normal distributions in pgfplots but I am not quite sure how this can be done. Could you please lend me a helping hand here? Thank you in ...
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How to plot the maximum and the minimum

I am interested in drawing the minimum and the maximum of two variables, i.e. min(x,y) or max(x,y). The way I was going about doing it so far was to get the contour plots using gnuplot but my attempts ...
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Shell-escape in Texmaker

This is a frequently asked question but none I have seen actually helped me. My problem is that I installed gnuplot 5 and I have not been able to make it work in the TeXWorks. The figure I have been ...
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Fit bounding box to gnuplot legend

Summary: Is there a way to automatically reduce the bounding box of an eps file to only fit displayed text? Details: A while ago I asked a question about combining multiple gnuplot graphs into a ...
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Errors in Gnuplot figures after converting DVI to PS/PDF

I use Gnuplot to generate my figures (with "set terminal postscript eps"). When I insert the figures into my LaTeX document and compile it using the standard compiler latex(?), everything looks fine. ...
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Generating pgfplots legend from gnuplot data

I’m having trouble getting pgfplots to typeset very small numbers, e.g. 6.82e-08. I don’t know if the problem lies in it being a very small number, or if it’s because of the interaction with reading ...
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Macro for pgfplots/gnuplot exponential regression line

I am trying to create a series of plots with exponential regression that are automatically generated from comma/tab separated .csv files and pgfplots with help from gnuplot. When not using macros I ...