PIL vs eps

Just van Rossum just at xs4all.nl
Wed Feb 27 16:20:48 EST 2002

In article <mailman.1014835309.1869.python-list at python.org>,
 <brueckd at tbye.com> wrote:

> Forgive me if I'm totally off my rocker, but I think by definition eps
> files should *not* have a showpage and it is technically correct that
> nothing gets rendered unless you have a showpage command. EPS is
> "encapsulated postscript" - postscript that you intend to encapsulate or
> embed in another document, so showpage would muck things up.

The EPS spec says showpage is optional, and that the surrounding ps code 
should redefine showpage as a no-op.



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