Postscript conversion.

Christoph Gartmann GARTMANN at IMMUNBIO.MPG.DE
Fri Apr 8 06:03:48 EST 1994


In <2o339c$n24 at news.belwue.de> andreas at orion.mgen.uni-heidelberg.de writes:
 
> I do not think that any PC or MAC program exists which can convert back
> an arbitrary postscript file into an editable vector graphic. Some programs
> use a subset of postscript as their native storage format. But they can
> only read their special format and not a normal postscript file. The job
> of recreating a editable vector grafic out of a postscript file is probably
> just too complicated. It would shurely bee a useful feature for any graphics
> program.

Once again: CorelDraw does a pretty good job doing exactly this thing. Of
course, it's not a 100% but around 95% or even more. I tried several packages
and found CorelDraw to be the best. I am not quite sure whether this feature
is part of the basic program or some addition.

Regards
   Christoph Gartmann

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