Linux and UNIX Man Pages

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for dvipdf (redhat section 1)

DVIPDF(1)							    Ghostscript 							 DVIPDF(1)

NAME
dvipdf - Convert TeX DVI file to PDF using ghostscript and dvips
SYNOPSIS
dvipdf [ options ] input.dvi [ output.pdf ] ...
DESCRIPTION
This script invokes dvips(1) with the -q option, and pipes its output into gs(1) with the following options: -q -dNOPAUSE -dBATCH -sDEVICE=pdfwrite as well as -sOutputFile and any options from the command-line.
SEE ALSO
gs(1), dvips(1)
VERSION
This document was last revised for Ghostscript version 7.05.
AUTHOR
L. Peter Deutsch <ghost@aladdin.com> is the principal author of Ghostscript. Russell J. Lang <rjl@aladdin.com> is the author of most of the MS Windows code in Ghostscript. This manpage by George Ferguson. 7.05 22 April 2002 DVIPDF(1)