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Last change on this file since caed24b6 was caed24b6, checked in by Randy McMurchy <randy@…>, 13 years ago

Fixed broken Ghostscript fonts download URL

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY espgs-download-http "http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/mirrors/ftp.easysw.com/pub/ghostscript/&espgs-version;/espgs-&espgs-version;-source.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY espgs-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.easysw.com/pub/ghostscript/&espgs-version;/espgs-&espgs-version;-source.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY espgs-md5sum "e74e0463e0bfb1cea3db245d8e71828c">
10 <!ENTITY espgs-size "8.7 MB">
11 <!ENTITY espgs-buildsize "108 MB (includes installing libgs.so and both font tarballs)">
12 <!ENTITY espgs-time "2.3 SBU (includes building and installing libgs.so)">
13
14 <!ENTITY espgs-standard-fonts-download "ftp://ftp.imagemagick.org/pub/ImageMagick/delegates/ghostscript-fonts-std-8.11.tar.gz">
15 <!ENTITY espgs-standard-fonts-md5sum "6865682b095f8c4500c54b285ff05ef6">
16 <!ENTITY espgs-standard-fonts-size "3.7 MB">
17
18 <!ENTITY espgs-other-fonts-download "http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/ghostscript/gnu-gs-fonts-other-6.0.tar.gz">
19 <!ENTITY espgs-other-fonts-md5sum "33457d3f37de7ef03d2eea05a9e6aa4f">
20 <!ENTITY espgs-other-fonts-size "796 KB">
21]>
22
23<sect1 id="espgs" xreflabel="ESP Ghostscript-&espgs-version;">
24 <?dbhtml filename="espgs.html"?>
25
26 <sect1info>
27 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
28 <date>$Date$</date>
29 </sect1info>
30
31 <title>ESP Ghostscript-&espgs-version;</title>
32
33 <indexterm zone="espgs">
34 <primary sortas="a-ESP-Ghostscript">ESP Ghostscript</primary>
35 </indexterm>
36
37 <sect2 role="package">
38 <title>Introduction to ESP Ghostscript</title>
39
40 <para><application>ESP Ghostscript</application> is a versatile processor
41 for PostScript data with the ability to render PostScript to different
42 targets. <application>ESP Ghostscript</application> is a customized
43 version of GNU Ghostscript that includes an enhanced configuration script,
44 the <application>CUPS</application> raster driver to support
45 <application>CUPS</application> raster printer drivers, and additional
46 patches and drivers from various Linux distributors.</para>
47
48 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
49 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&espgs-download-http;"/></para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&espgs-download-ftp;"/></para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>Download MD5 sum: &espgs-md5sum;</para>
58 </listitem>
59 <listitem>
60 <para>Download size: &espgs-size;</para>
61 </listitem>
62 <listitem>
63 <para>Estimated disk space required: &espgs-buildsize;</para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>Estimated build time: &espgs-time;</para>
67 </listitem>
68 </itemizedlist>
69
70 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
71
72 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
73 <title>Required Patch</title>
74 <listitem>
75 <para><ulink url="&patch-root;/espgs-&espgs-version;-bov_fix-1.patch"/></para>
76 </listitem>
77 </itemizedlist>
78
79 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
80 <title>Standard Fonts</title>
81 <listitem>
82 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&espgs-standard-fonts-download;"/></para>
83 </listitem>
84 <listitem>
85 <para>Download MD5 sum: &espgs-standard-fonts-md5sum;</para>
86 </listitem>
87 <listitem>
88 <para>Download size: &espgs-standard-fonts-size;</para>
89 </listitem>
90 </itemizedlist>
91
92 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
93 <title>Other Fonts</title>
94 <listitem>
95 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&espgs-other-fonts-download;"/></para>
96 </listitem>
97 <listitem>
98 <para>Download MD5 sum: &espgs-other-fonts-md5sum;</para>
99 </listitem>
100 <listitem>
101 <para>Download size: &espgs-other-fonts-size;</para>
102 </listitem>
103 </itemizedlist>
104
105 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">ESP Ghostscript Dependencies</bridgehead>
106
107 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
108 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="cups"/>,
109 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
110 <xref linkend="libpng"/>,
111 <xref linkend="x-window-system"/>, and
112 <xref linkend="gtk2"/> or <xref linkend="GTK"/></para>
113
114 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
115 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/espgs"/></para>
116
117 </sect2>
118
119 <sect2 role="installation">
120 <title>Installation of ESP Ghostscript</title>
121
122 <para>Install <application>ESP Ghostscript</application>
123 by running the following commands:</para>
124
125<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../espgs-&espgs-version;-bov_fix-1.patch &amp;&amp;
126sed -i "s/bbox.dev$/x11.dev/" Makefile.in &amp;&amp;
127./configure --prefix=/usr \
128 --enable-threads \
129 --without-omni &amp;&amp;
130make</userinput></screen>
131
132 <para>To build the shared
133 <filename class='libraryfile'>libgs.so</filename> library you must have
134 <application>GTK+</application> installed and issue the following
135 command:</para>
136
137<screen><userinput>make so</userinput></screen>
138
139 <para>This package does not come with a test suite. However, you may test
140 the operation of the newly built <command>gs</command> program by issuing
141 the following command (issue from an X Windows terminal):</para>
142
143<screen><userinput>bin/gs -Ilib -dBATCH examples/tiger.eps</userinput></screen>
144
145 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
146
147<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
148install -d /usr/share/doc/espgs-&espgs-version;
149ln -v -s ../../ghostscript/8.15/doc /usr/share/doc/espgs-&espgs-version; &amp;&amp;
150for INSTFILE in `ls doc`
151do
152 if [ ! -f /usr/share/doc/espgs-&espgs-version;/$INSTFILE ]; then
153 install -v -m644 doc/$INSTFILE /usr/share/doc/espgs-&espgs-version;/
154 fi
155done</userinput></screen>
156
157 <para>If you built the shared library, install it and the associated
158 programs by issuing the following commands as the
159 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
160
161<screen role="root"><userinput>make soinstall &amp;&amp;
162install -v -d -m755 /usr/include/ps &amp;&amp;
163install -v -m644 src/*.h /usr/include/ps &amp;&amp;
164ln -v -s ps /usr/include/ghostscript</userinput></screen>
165
166 <para>To finish the installation, unpack all fonts you've downloaded to
167 <filename class="directory">/usr/share/ghostscript</filename> and ensure
168 the ownerships of the files are
169 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>:<systemitem class="groupname">root</systemitem>.
170 Substitute <replaceable>&lt;font-tarball&gt;</replaceable> appropriately in
171 the command below for the fonts you wish to install:</para>
172
173<screen role="root"><userinput>tar -xvf ../<replaceable>&lt;font-tarball&gt;</replaceable> -C /usr/share/ghostscript &amp;&amp;
174chown -v root:root /usr/share/ghostscript/fonts/*</userinput></screen>
175
176 </sect2>
177
178 <sect2 role="commands">
179 <title>Command Explanations</title>
180
181 <para><command>sed -i "s/bbox.dev$/x11.dev/" Makefile.in</command>:
182 This command changes the default <command>gs</command> output device from
183 the bbox driver to the x11 (screen) driver.</para>
184
185 <para><parameter>--enable-threads</parameter>: This parameter enables
186 threaded output.</para>
187
188 <para><parameter>--without-omni</parameter>: This switch disables the
189 omni driver support.</para>
190
191 <para><option>--without-ijs</option>: This switch disables the
192 IJS driver support.</para>
193
194 <para><command>install -v -m644 src/*.h /usr/include/ps</command>: Some
195 packages (<application>ImageMagick</application> is one) need the
196 <application>Ghostscript</application> interface headers in place to link
197 to the shared library. These commands install the headers.</para>
198
199 <para><command>ln -v -s ps /usr/include/ghostscript</command>: Some
200 packages expect to find the interface headers in an alternate
201 location.</para>
202
203 <para><command>for INSTFILE in `ls doc` ...</command>: This
204 <quote>for</quote> loop installs some documentation files that were not
205 installed during the installation process.</para>
206
207 </sect2>
208
209 <sect2 role="content">
210 <title>Contents</title>
211
212 <segmentedlist>
213 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
214 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
215 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
216
217 <seglistitem>
218 <seg>bdftops, dvipdf, eps2eps, fixmswrd.pl, font2c, gs, gsbj, gsc, gsdj,
219 gsdj500, gslj, gslp, gsnd, gsx, lprsetup.sh, pdf2dsc, pdf2ps, pdfopt,
220 pf2afm, pfbtopfa, printafm, ps2ascii, ps2epsi, ps2pdf,ps2pdf12,
221 ps2pdf13, ps2pdf14, ps2pdfwr, ps2ps, pv.sh, unix-lpr.sh, and
222 wftopfa</seg>
223 <seg>libgs.so </seg>
224 <seg>/usr/include/ps and /usr/share/ghostscript</seg>
225 </seglistitem>
226 </segmentedlist>
227
228 <variablelist>
229 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
230 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
231 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
232
233 <varlistentry id="gs-prog-gs">
234 <term><command>gs</command></term>
235 <listitem>
236 <para>invokes <application>Ghostscript</application>, an interpreter
237 of Adobe Systems' PostScript(tm) and Portable Document Format
238 (PDF) languages.</para>
239 <indexterm zone="espgs gs-prog-gs">
240 <primary sortas="b-gs">gs</primary>
241 </indexterm>
242 </listitem>
243 </varlistentry>
244
245 <varlistentry id="pstoraster">
246 <term><filename>pstoraster</filename></term>
247 <listitem>
248 <para>is a filter used by <application>CUPS</application> to convert
249 PostScript to a generic raster image format that is acceptable as an
250 input to drivers for non-PostScript printers (e.g., from
251 <xref linkend="gutenprint"/>). It is built and installed only if
252 <xref linkend="cups"/> is found.</para>
253 <indexterm zone="espgs pstoraster">
254 <primary sortas="g-pstoraster">pstoraster</primary>
255 </indexterm>
256 </listitem>
257 </varlistentry>
258
259 </variablelist>
260
261 <para><application>ESP Ghostscript</application> provides many different
262 scripts used to render PostScript/PDF files back and forth. Please refer
263 to the HTML documentation or try <command>man gs</command> for information
264 about the capabilities provided by the package.</para>
265
266 </sect2>
267
268</sect1>
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