[tex-live] (no subject)

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Mon Oct 17 23:38:44 CEST 2011

On Mon, Oct 17, 2011 at 17:58, not disclosed wrote:
> TL,
> I'm using texlive-bin-latex-2010-4.6
> The tikz package included with texlive appears to be so out of date it is
> not
> functional (since gnuplot changes in 2005).
> tikz uses gnuplot to produce graphs.  The interface gnuplot uses changed in
> 2005. The current tikz works but the one included in opensuse is so out of
> date
> it doesn't without a hack.
> The fix is _very_ simple:
> line 288 of /usr/share/texmf/tex/generic/pgf/modules/pgfmoduleplot.code.tex
> needs to have the word "terminal" removed and it should then look like this:
> \xdef\pgf at gnuplot@head#1{set table; set output "#1.table"; set format
> "%.5f"}
> Any chance this could be fixed?

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