XSteve's xfig pageI use XFig to draw graphics on my linux systems. Here are some tips for that program.
Change default settings via the app-defaults mechanism
! Contents of the file Fig ! Changes from xsteve Fig.inches: off !0:none 1:2mm 2:5mm 3:10mm 4:20mm Fig.startgridmode: 2 !0:any 1:1mm 2:2mm 3:5mm 4:10mm 5:20mm Fig.startposnmode: 3 Fig.zoom: 2.0 Fig.splash: False
User LibrariesXFig uses symbol libraries. You can add a subdirectory to make your own library available.
My nlogic XFig User LibraryI have created a simple library to draw digital schematics. It includes the following symbols:
Convert ps to fig
pstoedit -f fig file.ps file.fig
Convert fig to eps
fig2dev -L eps -m 1.00 -c file.fig file.eps
Back to my Programming Homepage