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{{Entry
 
{{Entry
|Name=gv
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|Name=GNU Ghostview
 
|Short description=Frontend for ghostscript
 
|Short description=Frontend for ghostscript
|Full description=gv allows to view and navigate through PostScript and PDF documents on an X display by providing a user interface for the ghostscript interpreter.
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|Full description='''GV''' (GNU Ghostview) is a graphical user interface to the [[Ghostscript]] interpreter.  With it, one can view and navigate through PostScript and PDF documents in X Windows.
|User level=intermediate
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|Status=Live
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This package is an improved derivation of [[Ghostview|Timothy O. Theisen's Ghostview]], originally developed by Johannes Plass.
|Component programs=
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/gv
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/gv
|VCS checkout command=
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|User level=intermediate
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|Extension of=Ghostscript
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.sv.gnu.org/gv.git
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
|Documentation note=User guide available in various formats from http://www.gnu.org/software/gv/manual/
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|Documentation note=User guide available in various formats from https://www.gnu.org/software/gv/manual/
|Paid support=
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|IRC help=
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=Ghostview
 
|Related projects=Ghostview
 
|Keywords=viewer,X11,frontend,X Window System,PostScript,x,ghostscript
 
|Keywords=viewer,X11,frontend,X Window System,PostScript,x,ghostscript
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=3.7.4
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|Version date=2013-03-17
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gv/gv-3.7.4.tar.gz
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2010-04-23
 
|Last review date=2010-04-23
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=3.7.1
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|Status=
|Version date=2010-06-10
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version status=stable
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|GNU package identifier=gv
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gv/gv-3.7.1.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2013-03-17
|License verified date=2010-06-11
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}}
|Version comment=
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv3orlater
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|License verified by=Genium
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|License verified date=2017/01/17
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|License note=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gv.git/tree/gv/COPYING
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Markus Steinborn
 
|Real name=Markus Steinborn
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=gnugv_maintainer@yahoo.de
 
|Email=gnugv_maintainer@yahoo.de
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Contributor
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|Real name=Johannes Plass
|Real name=John Bowman
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|Role=Original author
|Email=bowman@math.ualberta.ca
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|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
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}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/gv/
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group_id=7009
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|Resource URL=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gv.git
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Bug Tracking
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=gv
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|Interface=x-window-system
 
|Interface=x-window-system
|Printing=postscript
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|Printing=postscript, printer-specific
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|Programming-language=C
 
|Use=printing
 
|Use=printing
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|Works-with-format=pdf
{{Project license
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|License=GPLv3orlater
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|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
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|License verified date=2010-06-11
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|Prerequisite description=xaw3d
 
|Prerequisite description=xaw3d
 
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Latest revision as of 17:14, 17 January 2017

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GNU Ghostview

http://www.gnu.org/software/gv
Frontend for ghostscript

GV (GNU Ghostview) is a graphical user interface to the Ghostscript interpreter. With it, one can view and navigate through PostScript and PDF documents in X Windows.

This package is an improved derivation of Timothy O. Theisen's Ghostview, originally developed by Johannes Plass.

Documentation

User guide available in various formats from https://www.gnu.org/software/gv/manual/

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gv

Download

Download version 3.7.4 (stable)
released on 17 March 2013

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects

Extension or Plugin

This package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterGenium17 January 2017



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Markus Steinborn Maintainer
Johannes Plass Original author


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer Homepage https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/gv/
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gv.git
Developer Bug Tracking https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=gv
Bug Tracking,Developer E-mail mailto:bug-gv@gnu.org
Support E-mail mailto:help-gv@gnu.org
Help E-mail mailto:info-gv@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use ghostscript
Required to use xaw3d

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 April 2010.



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