paps is a text to PostScript converter that works through Pango. Its input is a UTF-8 encoded text file and it outputs vectorized PostScript. It may be used for printing any complex script supported by Pango.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.6 systemd platform.
Download (HTTP): http://downloads.sourceforge.net/paps/paps-0.6.8.tar.gz
Download MD5 sum: e9508132bf27609bf2fded2bfd9cb3f1
Download size: 460 KB
Estimated disk space required: 3 MB
Estimated build time: less than 0.1 SBU
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/Paps
Install paps by running the following commands:
patch -Np1 -i ../paps-0.6.8-freetype_fix-1.patch && ./configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man && make
To test the results, issue: src/test_libpaps > test.ps.
View the output file in any available PostScript viewer and
visually compare it to
doxygen-doc/html/example-output.png in the source
tree. The results of the output will be more robust with DejaVu,
Arphic, and Kochi fonts installed as explained in the Xft Font Protocol Section of the X Window
Now, as the
make install && install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/paps-0.6.8 && install -v -m644 doxygen-doc/html/* /usr/share/doc/paps-0.6.8
Last updated on 2014-09-22 04:40:36 +0000