7
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3answers
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pgfplots: 3D surface plot from data with free format

I want to plot 3D data from a file (data file) using pgfplots. The data represents an ellipsoid. I want to draw the outer shell like in the following picture, just without the background and in ...
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1answer
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Accelerating LaTeX packages using a make like functionality

I use gnuplottex package quite a lot to draw graphs, and my own bashful package to write include computer output in a document I write. Yet another package of this sort allows one to include metapost ...
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2answers
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TeXShop not finding Gnuplot

I'm working in TeXShop on my mac and I love it. There is one slight problem though. I use TikZ wich sometimes uses gnuplot to create it's plots. One would think that running TeXShop alone is enough ...