CTAN Update: epspdf / epspdf-extra

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri Mar 6 19:49:06 CET 2009

On Fri, 6 Mar 2009 Siep Kroonenberg submitted an update to the





Epspdf[tk] is a Ruby script which converts between PostScript, EPS and PDF.  It 
has both a command-line and a GUI interface.

Using pdftops (from the xpdf command-line utilities) for round-tripping opens up 
several new possibilities compared to older similarly-named utilities.

epspdf-extra provides multi-platform support for epspdf.

Location on CTAN: /support/epspdf  and  /support/epspdf-extra
License type: gpl

Announcement text: 

Main changes:
 - optional support for hires boundingbox
 - support for MikTeX's builtin Ghostscript
 - various bugfixes

Changes to epspdf-extras:
 Updated Ruby/Tk subset.


This package is located at 
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Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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