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epstopdf – Convert EPS to 'encapsulated' PDF using GhostScript

Ep­stopdf is a Perl script that con­verts an EPS file to an ‘en­cap­su­lated’ PDF file (a sin­gle page file whose me­dia box is the same as the orig­i­nal EPS’s bound­ing box). The re­sult­ing file suit­able for in­clu­sion by PDFTeX as an im­age. The script is adapted to run both on Win­dows and on Unix-alike sys­tems.

The script makes use of Ghostscript for the ac­tual con­ver­sion to PDF. It as­sumes Ghostscript ver­sion 6.51 or later, and (by de­fault) sup­presses its au­to­matic ro­ta­tion of pages where most of the text is not hor­i­zon­tal.

LaTeX users may make use of the ep­stopdf pack­age, which will run the ep­stopdf script “on the fly”, thus giv­ing the il­lu­sion that PDFLaTeX is ac­cept­ing EPS graphic files.

Sources/support/epstopdf
Doc­u­men­ta­tion
Home pagehttp://tug.org/ep­stopdf/
Ver­sion2.21 2014-01-17
Li­censeFree li­cense not oth­er­wise listed, or more than one free li­cense ap­plies
Copy­right2002-2008 Ger­ben Wierda et al.
1998-2001 Se­bas­tian Rahtz et al.
2009-2014 Karl Berry et al.
Main­tainerGer­ben Wierda (in­ac­tive)
Se­bas­tian Rahtz (in­ac­tive)
Thomas Esser (in­ac­tive)
Heiko Oberdiek (in­ac­tive)
Karl Berry
Con­tained inTeXlive as ep­stopdf
MikTeX as mik­tex-graph­ics-bin-2.9
Topics con­vert­ing graph­ics files from out­put or (E)PS to em­bed­dable PDF
See also epstopdf-pkg

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