is this possible?

Terry Hancock hancock at
Sun Jul 24 03:24:48 CEST 2005

On Saturday 23 July 2005 03:26 am, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Jul 2005 07:59:42 -0700, scrimp wrote:
> As others have suggested, if you have to deal with PDF files without
> Acrobat, you could use ghostscript. Also pre-installed on many versions
> of Linux, and probably other Unixes as well, is pdf2ps which will convert
> the PDF file to a pure postscript file, which you can then print to any
> printer which understands postscript.

IIRC, "pdf2ps" is a utility that comes with Ghostscript, and actually
does use it to do the transformation (that is, I think it's just a script
to run ghostscript with the appropriate options).

Terry Hancock ( hancock at )
Anansi Spaceworks

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