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|Short description=PNG graphics from TeX DVI files
 
|Short description=PNG graphics from TeX DVI files
 
|Full description='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.
 
|Full description='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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|Homepage URL=http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://sourceforge.net/projects/preview-latex/
 
|VCS checkout command=
 
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
|Documentation note=
 
|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|Related projects=L2P,PNGwriter
 
|Related projects=L2P,PNGwriter
 
|Keywords=graphics,bitmap,latex,TeX,PNG,DVI,format conersion,VF,PK
 
|Keywords=graphics,bitmap,latex,TeX,PNG,DVI,format conersion,VF,PK
|Is GNU=n
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|Version identifier=1.14
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2010/12/14
|Last review date=2008-01-15
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/dvipng-1.14.tar.gz
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|Version comment=1.14 stable released 2010-12-14
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|Last review by=enyst
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|Last review date=2013-03-16
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.7
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|Status=
|Version date=2005-10-12
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|Is GNU=No
|Version status=beta
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|License verified date=2003-08-26
|Version download=http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/preview-latex/dvipng-1.7.tar.gz?download
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv2
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2003-08-26
 
|License verified date=2003-08-26
|Version comment=1.7 beta released 2005-10-12
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
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|Real name=Jan-Ake Larsson
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=Jan-Ake Larsson
 
|Email=
 
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=35101&atid=413016
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|Resource URL=http://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=dvipng
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource audience=Developer/User
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/preview-latex-bugs
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|Resource URL=https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng
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{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
 
|Resource URL=http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/preview-latex-devel
 
 
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{{Software category
 
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|Documentation-tool=latex,tex,texinfo
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|Documentation-tool=latex, tex, texinfo
 
|Interface=command-line
 
|Interface=command-line
 
|Text-creation=documentation-tool
 
|Text-creation=documentation-tool
 
|Use=text-creation
 
|Use=text-creation
 
|Works-with=text
 
|Works-with=text
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{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2
 
|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2003-08-26
 
 
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|Prerequisite description=texinfo (for building documentation)
 
|Prerequisite description=texinfo (for building documentation)
 
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Latest revision as of 08:34, 16 March 2013

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dvipng

http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng/
PNG graphics from TeX DVI files

'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
License:GPLv2Janet Casey26 August 2003



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jan-Ake Larsson Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=dvipng
Developer/UserMailing List Info/Archivehttps://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitetexinfo (for building documentation)
Required to uselibgd
Required to usekpathsea

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