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dvipng

http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng/
'dvipng' makes PNG graphics from DVI files as obtained from TeX and its relatives. It is the fastest bitmap-rendering code for DVI files; on a fairly low-end laptop, it takes less than a second to generate 150 one-formula images. Furthermore, it does not read the postamble, so it can be started before TeX finishes. There is a -follow switch that makes dvipng wait at EOF for further output, unless it finds the POST marker that indicates the end of the DVI. It supports PK and VF fonts, color specials, and more.

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey26 August 2003



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jan-Ake LarssonMaintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=dvipng
Developer/User Mailing List Info/Archive https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use libgd
Required to use kpathsea
Weak prerequisite texinfo (for building documentation)

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