AxPoint generates slideshows in PDF format from a simple XML description format. It is written as a Perl SAX2 handler, but also ships with command line tools. The format supports slide transitions, PDF bookmarks, bullet point transitions, images, text colours, different fonts, and more. The program's output uses the standard XML::SAX::Writer consumer classes, so you can output directly to a file, a string, or however you need to; this is very useful for dynamic web based presentations. The program supports GIF, JPEG, PNG and TIFF image formats.
released on 11 June 2002
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|Perl||Janet Casey||22 March 2002|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Required to use||pdflib|
|Required to use||Perl|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 March 2002.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution itself.