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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 psutils-download-http "http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/psutils/psutils-p17.tar.gz/&psutils-md5sum;/psutils-&psutils-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY psutils-download-ftp " ">
9<!-- <!ENTITY psutils-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.knackered.org/pub/psutils/psutils-&psutils-version;.tar.gz">-->
10 <!ENTITY psutils-md5sum "b161522f3bd1507655326afa7db4a0ad">
11 <!ENTITY psutils-size "68 KB">
12 <!ENTITY psutils-buildsize "740 KB">
13 <!ENTITY psutils-time "less than 0.1 SBU">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="psutils" xreflabel="PSUtils-&psutils-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="psutils.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>PSUtils-&psutils-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="psutils">
27 <primary sortas="a-PSUtils">PSUtils</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to PSUtils</title>
32
33 <para><application>PSUtils</application> is a set of utilities to manipulate
34 PostScript files.</para>
35
36 &lfs84_checked;
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&psutils-download-http;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&psutils-download-ftp;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download MD5 sum: &psutils-md5sum;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download size: &psutils-size;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated disk space required: &psutils-buildsize;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated build time: &psutils-time;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 </itemizedlist>
59
60 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
61 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/psutils"/></para>
62
63 </sect2>
64
65 <sect2 role="installation">
66 <title>Installation of PSUtils</title>
67
68 <para>Install <application>PSUtils</application> by running the
69 following commands:</para>
70
71<screen><userinput>sed 's@/usr/local@/usr@g' Makefile.unix &gt; Makefile &amp;&amp;
72make</userinput></screen>
73
74 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
75
76 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
77
78<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
79
80 </sect2>
81
82 <sect2 role="commands">
83 <title>Command Explanations</title>
84
85 <para><command>sed 's@/usr/local@/usr@g' Makefile.unix &gt; Makefile</command>:
86 This command creates a <filename>Makefile</filename> that installs the
87 program to the <filename class="directory">/usr</filename> prefix instead
88 of the <filename class="directory">/usr/local</filename> prefix.</para>
89
90 </sect2>
91
92 <sect2 role="content">
93 <title>Contents</title>
94
95 <segmentedlist>
96 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
97 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
98 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
99
100 <seglistitem>
101 <seg>epsffit, extractres, fixdlsrps, fixfmps, fixmacps, fixpsditps,
102 fixpspps, fixscribeps, fixtpps, fixwfwps, fixwpps, fixwwps, getafm,
103 includeres, psbook, psmerge, psnup, psresize, psselect, pstops,
104 and showchar</seg>
105 <seg>None</seg>
106 <seg>/usr/share/psutils</seg>
107 </seglistitem>
108 </segmentedlist>
109
110 <para>Sometimes <command>psnup</command> and other utilities from this
111 package produce PostScript files that don't conform to Adobe's DSC
112 standard. <application>CUPS</application> may print them incorrectly.
113 On the other hand, <application>CUPS</application> has builtin
114 replacements for most commands from this package. For example, to print
115 a document 2-up, you can issue this command:</para>
116
117<screen><userinput>lp -o number-up=2 <replaceable>&lt;filename&gt;</replaceable></userinput></screen>
118
119 <variablelist>
120 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
121 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
122 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
123
124 <varlistentry id="epsffit">
125 <term><command>epsffit</command></term>
126 <listitem>
127 <para>fits an EPSF file to a given bounding box.</para>
128 <indexterm zone="psutils epsffit">
129 <primary sortas="b-epsffit">epsffit</primary>
130 </indexterm>
131 </listitem>
132 </varlistentry>
133
134 <varlistentry id="extractres">
135 <term><command>extractres</command></term>
136 <listitem>
137 <para>
138 is a filter to extract resources from a PostScript document.
139 </para>
140 <indexterm zone="psutils extractres">
141 <primary sortas="b-extractres">extractres</primary>
142 </indexterm>
143 </listitem>
144 </varlistentry>
145
146 <varlistentry id="fixprogs">
147 <term><command>fix*</command></term>
148 <listitem>
149 <para>
150 are filters of different kinds of documents to work with PSUtils.
151 </para>
152 <indexterm zone="psutils fixprogs">
153 <primary sortas="b-fixprogs">fix*</primary>
154 </indexterm>
155 </listitem>
156 </varlistentry>
157
158 <varlistentry id="getafm">
159 <term><command>getafm</command></term>
160 <listitem>
161 <para>
162 create an AFM file for a PostScript font.
163 </para>
164 <indexterm zone="psutils getafm">
165 <primary sortas="b-getafm">getafm</primary>
166 </indexterm>
167 </listitem>
168 </varlistentry>
169
170 <varlistentry id="includeres">
171 <term><command>includeres</command></term>
172 <listitem>
173 <para>
174 is a filter to include resources in a PostScript document.
175 </para>
176 <indexterm zone="psutils includeres">
177 <primary sortas="b-includeres">includeres</primary>
178 </indexterm>
179 </listitem>
180 </varlistentry>
181
182 <varlistentry id="psbook">
183 <term><command>psbook</command></term>
184 <listitem>
185 <para>rearranges pages into signatures.</para>
186 <indexterm zone="psutils psbook">
187 <primary sortas="b-psbook">psbook</primary>
188 </indexterm>
189 </listitem>
190 </varlistentry>
191
192 <varlistentry id="psmerge">
193 <term><command>psmerge</command></term>
194 <listitem>
195 <para>
196 is a filter to merge several PostScript files into one.
197 </para>
198 <indexterm zone="psutils psmerge">
199 <primary sortas="b-psmerge">psmerge</primary>
200 </indexterm>
201 </listitem>
202 </varlistentry>
203
204 <varlistentry id="psnup">
205 <term><command>psnup</command></term>
206 <listitem>
207 <para>puts multiple pages per physical sheet of paper.</para>
208 <indexterm zone="psutils psnup">
209 <primary sortas="b-psnup">psnup</primary>
210 </indexterm>
211 </listitem>
212 </varlistentry>
213
214 <varlistentry id="psresize">
215 <term><command>psresize</command></term>
216 <listitem>
217 <para>alters the document paper size.</para>
218 <indexterm zone="psutils psresize">
219 <primary sortas="b-psresize">psresize</primary>
220 </indexterm>
221 </listitem>
222 </varlistentry>
223
224 <varlistentry id="psselect">
225 <term><command>psselect</command></term>
226 <listitem>
227 <para>selects pages and page ranges.</para>
228 <indexterm zone="psutils psselect">
229 <primary sortas="b-psselect">psselect</primary>
230 </indexterm>
231 </listitem>
232 </varlistentry>
233
234 <varlistentry id="pstops">
235 <term><command>pstops</command></term>
236 <listitem>
237 <para>performs general page rearrangements and selection.</para>
238 <indexterm zone="psutils pstops">
239 <primary sortas="b-pstops">pstops</primary>
240 </indexterm>
241 </listitem>
242 </varlistentry>
243
244 <varlistentry id="showchar">
245 <term><command>showchar</command></term>
246 <listitem>
247 <para>
248 outputs PostScript to draw a character with metric info.
249 </para>
250 <indexterm zone="psutils showchar">
251 <primary sortas="b-showchar">showchar</primary>
252 </indexterm>
253 </listitem>
254 </varlistentry>
255
256 </variablelist>
257
258 </sect2>
259
260</sect1>
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