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Resizes PostScript files for easier printing

Poster is a PostScript utility which resizes PS files, potentially to split them into smaller pieces that are printable on normal paper sheets (e.g., printing an A1 poster on A4 pages). It has various options for specifying input and output page size and cut margins and to select tile pages to print. It is an old utility that has been recently updated for better integration into the KDE Print Framework.

Related Projects

  • PPR
  • Tipograf


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey29 August 2002

Leaders and contributors

Michael Goffioul Maintainer
Jos van Eijndhoven Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 February 2018.


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