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HOWTO: Asymptote on Ubuntu – quick and dirty way

Posted by yuzhou on December 31, 2006

Asymptote, inspired by Metapost but with a much readable (C++-like) syntax, has evolved rapidly (1.20 as of the end of 2006). However, in Ubuntu 6.10, the included version is still 1.03 (released in March 2006) with very limited functionality in Flowcharting and in some other advanced features. After a brief reading on the Asymptote online document, I think, it is time to assemble a quickstart tutorial or guide. Let’s get started now.
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