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utility to transform bitmaps into vector graphics

potrace is a utility for tracing a bitmap, which means, transforming a bitmap into a smooth, scalable image. The input is a bitmap (PBM, PGM, PPM, or BMP format), and the default output is an encapsulated PostScript file (EPS). A typical use is to create EPS files from scanned data, such as company or university logos, handwritten notes, etc. The resulting image is not "jaggy" like a bitmap, but smooth. It can then be rendered at any resolution.

potrace can currently produce the following output formats: EPS, PostScript, PDF, SVG (scalable vector graphics), Xfig, Gimppath, and PGM (for easy antialiasing). Additional backends might be added in the future.

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 1.10-1+deb7u2 87.5 kB187.0 kB [list of files]
armel 1.10-1+deb7u2 89.0 kB152.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 1.10-1+deb7u2 77.0 kB111.0 kB [list of files]
i386 1.10-1+deb7u2 84.8 kB145.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 1.10-1 120.1 kB416.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 1.10-1 85.2 kB176.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 1.10-1 83.5 kB172.0 kB [list of files]
mips 1.10-1 83.6 kB212.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 1.10-1 83.9 kB212.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 1.10-1 85.6 kB204.0 kB [list of files]
s390 1.10-1 82.8 kB200.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 1.10-1 91.5 kB200.0 kB [list of files]
sparc 1.10-1 81.3 kB200.0 kB [list of files]