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Questions tagged [pstricks-add]

drawing three dimensional objects

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How to use \psrotate?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=15pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add,pst-eucl}% \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](0,-3)(8,4) \pnodes(3,3){A}(1,-1){B}(7,-1){C} \pstMiddleAB[PosAngle=...
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Problem with dotstyle=+

I'm using Overleaf with LaTeX compiler. I have the following code: \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt,preview]{standalone} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](0,0)(2,2)% \psdots[dotstyle=+...
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How to use \def command in \uput

\documentclass[12pt,border=5pt]{standalone} \usepackage{newcent,pstricks-add,multido} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture} \def\stuff1{Môi trường Vật lý} \def\stuff2{Sự lãng ...
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How to evaluate df(x)/dx at x=c rather than df(c)/dx when defining a reusable macro?

The following macros define \f[#1] and its derivative \fp[#1]. \def\f[#1]{((#1)*(#1-1)*(#1-2)*(#1-3)*(#1-5)/10+1.5)} \edef\fp[#1]{Derive(1,\f[#1])} Question I want to define a reusable macro \g{<...
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how to draw like the following picture ( use pairs \gsave…\grestore):

code: \begin{pspicture}[showgrid=true](-1,-1)(4,4) \psline{<->}(0,3)(0,0)(4,0) \pscustom[linewidth=1.5pt,linestyle=none]{ \psplot[plotstyle=curve]{.67}{4}{2 x div} \gsave \psline(4,3) \...
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How to draw closed path if used the following code:

An example in PSTricks User's Guide page 34. \begin{pspicture}[showgrid=true](-1,-1)(4,4) \pscustom[linewidth=2pt,fillstyle=solid,fillcolor=gray] { \pscurve(0,2)(1,2.5)(2,1.5)(4,3) \pscurve(4,1)(3,0....
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When I use \usepackage{pstricks-add} the vowels with accent are eliminated

I have typed this code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage[all]{xy} \...
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PSTricks \psaxes— aligning minor horizontal grid lines

In the MWE below (a coordinate system having its first axis logarithmized), major and minor ticks misalign. I have tried to figure out which logic for I should apply for the yticksize=0 8 option, but ...
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Any idea to start drawing this dynamic figure? [duplicate]

I have not put the MWE because I don't know where to start and check for packages to do the job.
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On the other side of the curve

Using pstrick's \pspolylineticks, I would like to put my labels on the other side of the curve using PNormal with polar coordinates as in the example of the pstricks-add documentation. Adding 180 ...
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Rotate PSTricks Object: Label Positioning

Consider the following (non-minimal) example of a rotation of a quadrilateral around a point: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{xfp} \begin{document} \def\Ax{-1} \def\...
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Working with big numbers pstricks

I'm trying to plot some functions, for this I'm using Geogebra for generating the graphics, the following is the generated code. \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \pagestyle{...
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Scaling when \input PSTricks figure

I made a PSTricks figure to represent some IPSec behavior, but when \include-ing it, I have a scaling problem. Here's what I produces. When compiling the separate file, everything is right, and all ...
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Drawing an animated circle in LaTeX

How can I draw an image like this in LaTeX? I want to show that I am drawing a circle. Here is what I have, but it does not work. \documentclass[pstricks,border=0pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-...
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Conditional preamble and pstricks problem \psTilt and \PstLightThreeDText

Look at the following MWE. \PassOptionsToPackage{export}{adjustbox} \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{adjustbox} \newcounter{psextern} \makeatletter \...
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White background box for labels in \psaxes of pstricks

I want to create a coordinate place with \psgrid and \psaxes. I am using the labels of \psaxes and suppressing those of \psgrid. My issue is that the negative signs (for negative labels) tend to be ...
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Interferencs between PSTricks options

I'm making a building to explain the asymmetric encryption scheme to my students. I'm using pst-sigsys to designe the Block Diagram, and pstricks-add to draw the key : I had problems designing the ...
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pstricks-add: set seed for psRandom

The figure shown below contains "dots" scattered randomly using \psRandom from the pstricks-add package. I need the capability of regenerating the same pattern for several figures (and in time, gif ...
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Folium of Descartes

How to fill region on Folium of Descartes like this: Here is my codes: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{pst-func} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{document} \begin{...
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where can I find the detailed description of how to use \pstVerb and tx@addDict

I am drawing some setup using Pstricks and pst-optexp. I want to know what the following example means. Also I can't find a detailed description of how to use \pstVerb and tx@addDict. \multido{\i=0+...
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What causes the polar plot of an ellipse to look different from its parametric plot? [closed]

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset { urx=15pt, ury=15pt, llx=-5pt, lly=-5pt, xAxisLabel=$x$, yAxisLabel=$y$, algebraic, ...
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What causes my tangent and normal lines not to be visually perpendicular?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt,dvipsnames]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage[nomessages]{fp} \FPset\LabelBase{4} \FPeval\DeltaX{pi/LabelBase} \FPset\DeltaY{1} \FPeval\Left{0 -...
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Is possible give the handwrite aspect to other thing?, as ncline, rectangles,… in PStricks?

Viewing doc, I realized that there is an option (similar to linestyle=¿handwrited? ;-) ) to simulate handwriting. Is possible give this aspect to other elements as triangles, poligons, curves, ...
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What´s the best/practical way to do trees with pstricks pictures in nodes?, with PSTricks, Pst-node

I have test that psmatrix is a good way to do diagrams, but ... to do diagrams where the nodes is not displayed as a "perfect matrix/table". What is the recommended way to do any similar to, with ps ...
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How to put a “coil” inside an ncline (between nodes)?, in PStricks

How to put a "coil" in an \ncline between nodes? similar to: I have viewed \pscoil and options as coilarm=0.5,.. but.... in \ncline or similars?, how? I have this code, for example \documentclass[...
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How to change the orientation of a brace?, with psbrace, in PsTricks

I can´t believe it. I was looking and reading... the multiple examples in page 23 in pstricks-add-doc.pdf and I can´t reach what I want. Even copying and pasting any examples of the PDF I know how ...
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Problem Scaling Logarithmic function PSTricks

I'm trying to plot a function, but with the x-axis logarithmic. I use PSTricks and the package pstricks-addwith the algebraic option, to write my function litterally. My function to be plotted is : I ...
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psmatrix error - Undefined control sequence [duplicate]

When executing the following code, I get the error: Undefined control sequence. <recently read> \c@lor@to@ps l.7 [name=A] 1 & [name=B] 8 \\[0pt] ? Here is the code: \documentclass{...
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Why doesn't PStricks put nodes where I want?

I was surprised when I saw this result! I want to put, starting from my lower left corner, a pink, a red, and a blue node, BUT I was surprised when I saw that the three nodes started from the upper ...
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how to resize easily a pstricks picture?

I test my figures in an standalone file, and when I obtain what I want, I pass to my main file with text. How can I do to adapt the size? Because, sometimes I want to put 3 images in a row and I ...
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How to use/define a customized parameter?

I´m generating any grpahs... and I´m playing with any linewidhts values so I would like to type on the beginning of the .TEX a line similar to width1=0.1cm width2=0.15cm width2=0.20cm to avoid ...
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Can't include pspicture code

I am trying to create a presentation using beamer. In my presentation I need to include a picture created by LaTeXDraw software. I pasted the code to draw the picture inside the frame, but it is not ...
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What is PostScript dictionary for? How to know whether or not I need it?

Consider the following code, \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset{linecolor=red} \pstVerb { /updateCP {2 copy CPy add /CPy ED CPx add /CPx ED} bind ...
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What causes two identical instances to produce different result?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \pstVerb { /updateCP {2 copy CPy add /CPy ED CPx add /CPx ED} bind def /updateA {1 sub sqrt 1 exch atan Angles add /...
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Moving the common angle to \pstVerb produces incorrect result

Consider the following complete code first. \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}(-5,-5)(5,5) \def\points{(0,0)(1,0)}% ...
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How to draw a line from the origin to the last point of \psrline?

Consider the following code to draw the Theodorus' spiral. \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](-5,-5)(5,5) \...
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How to use \psVector as a replacement for \rlineto in drawing Theodorus' spiral?

Consider the following minimal working example. \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](-5,-5)(5,5) \pscustom[...
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Improve ugly PSTricks code [closed]

Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset{unit = 0.47\psunit, fillstyle = solid} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}(0.5,1)(25,12.7) \psframe(3,1)(10,10)...
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Colour gradient filling in PSTricks figure

Consider the following drawing: \documentclass[ a4paper, 12pt ]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ hmargin=2.4cm, vmargin=3cm ]{geometry} \usepackage{rotating} \usepackage{...
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Example from the pstricks-add manual not compiliing

Consider the following example (taken from p. 29 in the pstricks-add manual): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} \begin{pspicture}(-1,-1)(8,8) \multido{\iA=1+1}{6}{%...
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Riemannian step functions with pst-func

I know from the pstricks-add manual, that I can get a vizualization of upper and lower sums for the Riemannian integral like this: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} \usepackage{...
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PSTricks: How to connect inside arrow heads on two different bezier curves?

I used \psbezier to draw a triangle with pushed-in edges: \begin{pspicture}(0,-1)(3,1) \psdot(0,0) \uput[180](0,0){$a$} \psdot(3,1) \uput[45](3,1){$c$} \psdot(3,-1) \uput[-45](3,-1){$b$} ...
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pstricks-add: arrow on arcs

In pstricks-add, the arrow tip -v does not rotate if it is put on an arc, while other arrow heads do it. \psarc{->}(0,0){1}{0}{30} \psarc{-v}(0,0){1}{0}{30} Note that along segments, the tip is ...
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PSTricks: Problem with pie chart coloring

This is more or less a follow-up question to the question PSTricks: ugly pie chart by PinkFloyd. Consider the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \usepackage{siunitx} ...
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PSTricks: ugly pie chart

I use PSTricks to draw a pie chart but when I do \documentclass{article} \usepackage[pdf]{pstricks} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \begin{document} \titlepage \begin{pspicture}(-5,-5)(5,5) \psChart[...
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Error when using pschart with LaTeX

Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf,pstricks-add} \usepackage{siunitx} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \centering \psset{ unit=4cm, nodesepA=...
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Some ticks get lost when increasing the domain, why?

\documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \usepackage{pstricks-add} \psset{plotpoints=51} \begin{document} \multido{\iAngle=351+1}{10}{% \begin{pspicture}[showgrid](-4,-3)(4,3) \pstVerb { /...
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What is the difference between pscurvepoints and curvepnodes?

What is the difference between \pscurvepoints (in pstricks-add) and \curvepnodes (in pst-node)? \documentclass[pstricks]{standalone} \usepackage{pst-node} \usepackage{pst-plot} \usepackage{pstricks-...
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Using \multido with PSTricks

Consider the following example: Code % xelatex filename.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-poly,pstricks-add} \usepackage[locale=DE]{siunitx} \ExplSyntaxOn \cs_new_eq:NN \calc \fp_eval:...