poster_20050907-1_amd64.deb


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Description

poster - Create large posters out of PostScript pages

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: poster
Package version: 20050907
Package release: 1
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 84 B
Download size: 22.28 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
Poster takes a one-page PostScript file and scales it to a specified size. It can tile the resulting image into multiple smaller pages that can be pasted together to form the big poster. Poster prefers EPS as its input although freer forms of PostScript are also understood.

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    Source package: poster

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install poster deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install poster

    Files

    • /usr/bin/poster
    • /usr/share/doc/poster/README
    • /usr/share/doc/poster/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/poster/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/poster.1.gz

    Changelog

    2008-03-27 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (1:20050907-1) unstable; urgency=low [ Daniel Hermann ] * New upstream version introducing command line options necessary for kdeprint (Closes: #379378, #379422, #464096) * reapplying patches that previously fixed #255718, #323535 * not applying patch that previously fixed #339038, since it no longer fixes the problem. Instead introducing "/setpagedevice { pop } def" (line 968), taken from diff between 19990428 and 20050907). * could not check #361088, test file no longer available * multi-page poster printing may be broken to allow for non-DSC-compliant single-page poster printing (e.g. containing "%%Page:" comments from embedded EPS images).

    2006-05-17 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (1:19990428-8) unstable; urgency=low * Bug fix: "poster: Lines starting with '%' stripped from output ", thanks to Antal K for the report and the patch (Closes: #255718). * Bug fix: "Output of poster is not the correct Postscript file", thanks to Wojtek Zabolotny for the report and the patch (Closes: #339038).

    2006-04-06 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (1:19990428-7) unstable; urgency=low * Reverting back to original version since replacement has bugs and was abandoned upstream. Introduced epoch in version number. * Bug fix: "'man poster' typos: "multipier", "unpractical"; and "uncarefully", thanks to A Costa (Closes: #323535).

    2006-01-17 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (20020830-3) unstable; urgency=low * Bug fix: "poster: FTBFS: Build dependency on libpaperg-dev", changed to libpaper-dev thanks to Kurt Roeckx (Closes: #346402). * Bumped Standards-Version to 3.6.2

    2003-04-09 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (20020830-2) unstable; urgency=low * Applied band-aid patch for scale factor with the '-s' option contributed by Dylan Thurston <dpt@math.harvard.edu> (closes: #186637) * Use libpaper patch, which somehow didn't get applied in previous upload (closes: #188349) * Bumped Standards-Version to 3.5.9 (okay except for optimization).

    2002-09-25 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (20020830-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release with new upstream maintainer (closes: #158795). * debian/control: better description (closes: #149914) * Switch to debhelper (for easier handling of DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS) * Upgraded Standards-Version to 3.5.7 (except for optimization).

    2001-02-21 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (19990428-6) unstable; urgency=low * Upgraded Standards-Version to 3.2.1 (Added Build-Depends)

    2000-05-21 - Peter S Galbraith <psg@debian.org> poster (19990428-5) unstable; urgency=low * New maintainer.

    1999-10-08 - Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho <ajk@debian.org> poster (19990428-4) unstable; urgency=low * debian/{rules,postinst,prerm}: Implement the /usr/doc transition. * debian/rules: Use -isp with dpkg-gencontrol.

    1999-07-01 - Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho <ajk@debian.org> poster (19990428-3) unstable; urgency=low * Signed the changes and dsc.

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