I like and use this a lot, thanks for the submission!
However, the degree symbol (°), which is part of the axis label on one of my plots, does not appear in the vectorized PDF. Is this a known issue? Are there any suggestions on how to deal with it?
Found a similar issue here: http://modb.oce.ulg.ac.be/mediawiki/index.php/Matlab/Octave_scripts#Incomplete_satellite_images
Maybe they are related...