# [texhax] large

Walt Burkhard burkhard at cs.ucsd.edu
Mon Aug 17 00:52:23 CEST 2015

```Hello Gordon,
Thanks for suggesting PosteRazor,  but this won't really help.

I have been told that   *.eps will work fine for CNC.

so thanks for all your pointers.

We can close this discussion.

Walt

On Sun, Aug 16, 2015 at 3:27 PM, Gordon Haverland <
ghaverla at materialisations.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 16 Aug 2015 21:26:07 +0000
> Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:
>
> >     \epsfspecial #1->\epsftmp =10\epsfxsize
> >
> > It's multiplying the xsize by 10, hence dimension too large.
> >
> > What comes to mind is to convert your eps to pdf in advance and
> > include the pdf directly, so that eps is not involved.
>
> My reply to Walt had generated a couple of private replies from Walt,
> and another reply from myself.
>
> Walt needed nothing like PosteRazor for working with this file.    What
> he is doing, is CNC.  I thought perhaps he was breaking a curve up into
> too many straight line segments.  No reply to that suggestion.
>
> I was hoping to implement some CNC stuff using
> Arduino/Pi/BeagleBoard/... in the future, so I have been reading a bit
>
> Gord
>
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