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bug #53327: Failed to create pdf file with gnuplot

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Mon 12 Mar 2018 08:35:05 AM UTC  
Category: Plotting with gnuplotSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Unexpected Error
Status: Works For MeAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Octave userOriginator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: OpenRelease: 4.2.1
Operating System: Microsoft Windows

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Tue 13 Mar 2018 11:49:40 AM UTC, comment #2:

I'm using gnuplot 5.0 patchlevel 5 (wgnuplot.exe).
It is the version you get when installing this version of octave: https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/octave/windows/octave-4.2.1-w64-installer.exe.

Mon 12 Mar 2018 10:25:24 PM UTC, comment #1:

This works for me, although it takes a long time. What version of gnuplot are you using?

Rik <rik5>
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Mon 12 Mar 2018 08:35:05 AM UTC, original submission:

When running the following code, an empty pdf file is created and an error message is printed. However no Octave error occurs and code execution continues. The problem seems to be related to the mingw64 build of Octave. When running the same test on Cygwin, the pdf file is created correctly.

h = hgload("print_test.ofig");
graphics_toolkit(h, "gnuplot");
print("-dps", "-color", "-portrait", "-S1024,768", "print_test.pdf");

$ octave --persist -q print_test.m
Der Prozess kann nicht auf die Datei zugreifen, da sie von einem anderen Prozess verwendet wird.



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