[texhax] asymptote in latex - how?

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Sep 16 17:22:45 CEST 2009

This works for me, Bo :




\input asy-source.ltx
\caption{This is a test.  Let's see if it works...}


size (3cm);
draw (unitcircle);

Are you trying to avoid including the \begin {asy} / \end {asy}
in your included file ?  That may be rather more tricky, but
I haven't tried it ...

** Phil.
Bo Thide' wrote:

> Hi Philip,
> Thanks for your help.
> My problem went away when I replaced Ubuntu 9.04's version of asymptote
> (1.43) with the latest asymptote (1.86), compiled from source.
> A related question:  I would like to have the asymptote code being read
> in into my latex file (preferable via an \input mechanism), rather than
> having the code embedded in the .tex file, but am not sure how to do it.
> Dario Teixeira's "ASYMPTOTE and LaTeX:  An Integration Guide" is unclear
> and ambgious on this point.  Everything I have tried in this direcation
> has failed so far.  Perhaps there is an Asymptote FAQ somewhere that I
> have missed?

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