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Converts plain text into PNG images.

a2png converts plain text into PNG images. You can select which font to use and output dimensions. Text can either be read from files or standard input. This program uses either the Cairo Graphics library or the GD library for the rendering.


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterTed Teah10 October 2006

Leaders and contributors

Christian Stigen Larsen Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Help,SupportE-mailmailto:csl@sublevel3.org

Software prerequisites

Required to uselibgd
Weak prerequisitelibcairo

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 26 December 2016.


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