[Ipe-discuss] Saved eps are broken.

Fabio Stumbo f.stumbo at unife.it
Thu Feb 8 19:16:04 CET 2007

Hi all,

I am experiencing a strange problem.

I have been using ipe without problems for over an year.
Now I am using it on two different system: a Mandriva 2005LE and
Ubuntu 6.06 LTS.

On both of them I have the version from the official repositories, which 
turn out to be the same in both systems, i.e. 6.0preview23.

Now I made many eps on the mandriva and I included them successfully in a 
tex file.

Now I need to work from the ubuntu system. I made some eps there. I saved 
them apparently without errors. Yet, the same file does not load in a tex 
file. Moreover, it looks broken with any ps application I try to open it 
(gv and ps2pdf, for example). I get the error which I include after the 

Can anybody please help me?

I also tried to download the latest version and compile it, but I get
many errors of this kind:

image.cpp:33:23: error: QFileDialog: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:34:18: error: QImage: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:35:23: error: QMessageBox: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:36:17: error: QFile: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:37:22: error: QClipboard: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:38:24: error: QApplication: Nessun file o directory
image.cpp:125: error: ?read2bytes? declared as an ?inline? variable
image.cpp:125: error: ?QFile? was not declared in this scope
image.cpp:125: error: ?f? was not declared in this scope
image.cpp:126: error: expected ?,? or ?;? before ?{? token
image.cpp:143: error: ?QString? has not been declared
image.cpp:144: error: ?QString? has not been declared
image.cpp:145: error: ?QString? has not been declared

I did, as said in the install file, qmake and make (and I defined 

Do I miss some library? I thought I didn't...

Thank you for your help and attention

Fabio Stumbo

------------------------- Error from gv

ERROR: /typecheck in --lt--
Operand stack:
    --nostringval--   (%%HiResBoundingBox: 89,4998 222 308,5 441) 
--dict:1/2(ro)(G)--   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
(%%HiResBoundingBox: 89,4998 222 308,5 441)   2   89,4998   222   88.9998 
220.855   309.163   308,5
Execution stack:
    %interp_exit   .runexec2   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
--nostringval--   2   %stopped_push   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
--nostringval--   false   1   %stopped_push   1   3   %oparray_pop   1   3 
%oparray_pop   --nostringval--   1   3   %oparray_pop   1   3 
%oparray_pop   .runexec2   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
--nostringval--   2   %stopped_push   --nostringval-- 
%ztokenexec_continue   (scanner state)   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
--nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval-- 
--nostringval--   %loop_continue   --nostringval--
Dictionary stack:
    --dict:1122/1686(ro)(G)--   --dict:0/20(G)--   --dict:84/200(L)--
Current allocation mode is local
Current file position is 193
ESP Ghostscript 815.02: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1

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