psutils - PostScript document handling utilities

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename psutils_1.17.dfsg-4_i386.deb
Package name psutils
Package version 1.17.dfsg
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/text
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 55.31 KB
Installed size 214.00 KB
This collection of utilities is for manipulating PostScript
documents.  Page selection and rearrangement are supported, including
arrangement into signatures for booklet printing, and page merging
for n-up printing.
The following programs are included in psutils: epsffit, extractres,
fixdlsrps, fixfmps, fixmacps, fixpsditps, fixpspps, fixscribeps,
fixtpps, fixwfwps, fixwpps, fixwwps, getafm, includeres, psbook,
psmerge, psnup, psresize, psselect, pstops, showchar
Some programs included here (psmerge) behave differently if gs is
available, but all programs work without it.


Package Version Architecture Repository
psutils_1.17.dfsg-4_amd64.deb 1.17.dfsg amd64 Ubuntu Universe
psutils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libpaper1 -


Type URL
Binary Package psutils_1.17.dfsg-4_i386.deb
Source Package psutils

Install Howto

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




2017-01-21 - Ian Jackson <>
psutils (1.17.dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Antony Pavlov ]
* psmerge: Use ps2write.  (pswrite is gone from gs.)
[ Bjarni Ingi Gislason ]
* psnup(1): Fix manpage syntax error.  Closes:#663258.
* pstops(1): Remove unneeded backslash.  Closes:#726468.
[ Helmut Grohne <> ]
* Fix FTCBFS: Pass CC as a cmdline option to make.  Closes:#838205.
[ Reuben Thomas ]
* psnup(1): Remove a confusing and unnecessary qualification
about units.  Apropos of #695179.
[ Ian Jackson ]
* Make myself the maintainer.  Closes:#777699.
* Fix the upstream URL to refer to Reuben Thomas's github.
2016-08-26 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17.dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Orphan package
2014-07-26 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17.dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Replace hardening with dpkg-buildflags
* Update standards to 3.9.5
2012-08-25 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17.dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Repackage without files with unclear copyright.  See copyright file
and README.source for details.  (Closes: #682708)
2012-06-29 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-32) unstable; urgency=low
* Hardening, update standards version
2011-11-28 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-31) unstable; urgency=low
* Mark psutils Multi-Arch: foreign.  (Closes: #649693)
2011-09-03 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-30) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/bboxesandsizes.patch: add page headers to output
according to parameters (LP #396025).  Thanks Michael Braun.
(Closes: #632182)
* Update standards to 3.9.2
2011-04-02 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-29) unstable; urgency=low
* Update large file patch to correct regression caused on kfreebsd-i386.
Thanks Guillem Jover. (Closes: #617872)
* Remove -Werror from compilation flags as per correct suggestion from
Guillem Jover.
2010-10-17 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-28) unstable; urgency=low
* Change source format to '3.0 (quilt)'
* Remove README.source
* Update standards to 3.9.1
* Accept patch from daniele giacomini to allow psutils to work on files
larger than 2 GiB.  (Closes: #595239)
* Accept psutils-flip.patch from Peter Korsgaard.  This patch has been
in SUSE for some time.  (Closes: #534455)
* Add public domain psjoin script.  (Closes: #253866)
2009-08-19 - Jay Berkenbilt <>
psutils (1.17-27) unstable; urgency=low
* Housekeeping: add README.source, convert patches to quilt, add
homepage to control file, update standards version to 3.8.3.

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