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{{Entry
 
{{Entry
 
|Name=dvipng
 
|Name=dvipng
|Short description=PNG graphics from TeX DVI files
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|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.
|Homepage URL=https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng
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|Homepage URL=https://www.nongnu.org/dvipng/
|User level=none
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|Is High Priority Project=No
|Computer languages=C
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.nongnu.org/git/dvipng.git
|Accepts cryptocurrency donations=No
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|Decommissioned or Obsolete=No
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|Donate=https://sourceforge.net/p/dvipng/donate/
 
|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
|Version identifier=1.14
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|Version identifier=1.15
|Version date=2010/12/14
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|Version date=2015/03/02
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/dvipng-1.14.tar.gz
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|Version download=https://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/dvipng-1.15.tar.gz
|Version comment=1.14 stable released 2010-12-14
 
 
|Last review by=Bendikker
 
|Last review by=Bendikker
|Last review date=2018/02/19
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|Last review date=2019/01/10
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|User level=none
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|Accepts cryptocurrency donations=No
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|OpenPGP signature=https://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/dvipng-1.15.tar.gz.sig
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|Test entry=No
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|Is GNU=No
 
|License verified date=2003-08-26
 
|License verified date=2003-08-26
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Project license
 
{{Project license
|License=GPLv2
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|License=LGPLv3orlater
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified by=Bendikker
|License verified date=2003-08-26
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|License verified date=2019/01/10
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
 
|Real name=Jan-Ake Larsson
 
|Real name=Jan-Ake Larsson
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Debian (Ref)
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|Resource URL=https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/dvipng
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Savannah (Ref)
 
|Resource audience=Savannah (Ref)
|Resource URL=https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng/
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Debian (Ref)
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/dvipng
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|Resource URL=https://git.savannah.nongnu.org/cgit/dvipng.git/
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
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|Resource URL=https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng/
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource kind=Download
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|Resource URL=https://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=General
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource URL=https://sourceforge.net/projects/dvipng/
|Resource URL=http://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/?root=dvipng
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Developer/User
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|Resource kind=General
|Resource kind=Mailing List Info/Archive
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|Resource URL=https://savannah.gnu.org/people/
|Resource URL=https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|Documentation-tool=latex, tex, texinfo
 
|Documentation-tool=latex, tex, texinfo
 
|Interface=command-line
 
|Interface=command-line
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|Programming-language=C
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|Runs-on=GNU/Linux
 
|Text-creation=documentation-tool
 
|Text-creation=documentation-tool
 
|Use=text-creation
 
|Use=text-creation
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
|Prerequisite description=libgd
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|Prerequisite description=[[libgd]]
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
 
|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
|Prerequisite description=kpathsea
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|Prerequisite description=[[kpathsea]]
 
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{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
 
|Prerequisite kind=Weak prerequisite
|Prerequisite description=texinfo (for building documentation)
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|Prerequisite description=[[texinfo]] (for building documentation)
 
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Latest revision as of 05:02, 10 January 2019


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dvipng

https://www.nongnu.org/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.





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Bendikker

Verified on

10 January 2019




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jan-Ake Larsson Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Generalhttps://sourceforge.net/projects/dvipng/
Downloadhttps://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/dvipng/
Mailing Listhttps://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/dvipng/
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/dvipng/
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/dvipng
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.nongnu.org/cgit/dvipng.git/


Software prerequisites

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




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"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.


"Savannah (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.
























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