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interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF

GPL Ghostscript is used for PostScript/PDF preview and printing. Usually as a back-end to a program such as ghostview, it can display PostScript and PDF documents in an X11 environment.

Furthermore, it can render PostScript and PDF files as graphics to be printed on non-PostScript printers. Supported printers include common dot-matrix, inkjet and laser models.

Tags: System Administration: Hardware Support, Hardware Enablement: Printer, Implemented in: implemented-in::c, interface::commandline, Role: Program, Scope: Utility, Purpose: use::driver, use::printing, Supports Format: PDF Documents, works-with-format::postscript, works-with::dtp, Works with: Fonts, works-with::image, works-with::image:raster, Vector Image, Text

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 94.9 kB225.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 94.9 kB225.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 94.8 kB225.0 kB [list of files]
armel 94.8 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 94.7 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 95.1 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 94.7 kB219.0 kB [list of files]
i386 95.0 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 94.9 kB221.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 95.1 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 94.4 kB224.0 kB [list of files]
mips 94.8 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 94.6 kB222.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 94.8 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 94.7 kB280.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 94.7 kB280.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 94.8 kB281.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 94.9 kB281.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 94.8 kB225.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 94.5 kB220.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 94.7 kB225.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 94.6 kB220.0 kB [list of files]