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  In Praise of Pic
Subject:   Not working for me
Date:   2007-06-22 20:27:09
From:   janert
Response to: Not working for me


That's very strange. I just tried it again - the very first "Hello"-box example. No problem.


Step 1) Put this in a file called hello.pic
.PS
box "Hello"
.PE


Step 2) Run this line:
pic hello.pic | groff > hello.ps


Note that the picture is small - at the very top of the page. Since gv will center the displayed page, you may have to scroll to view the box. (Or try a different viewer, eg. display from ImageMagick.)