viewing postscript files on a macintosh

Luc Simon lsimon at alnus.for.ulaval.ca
Wed Jul 6 20:19:37 EST 1994


In article <2v211j$77u at fermat.mayo.edu>, errabolu at dirac.mayo.edu (Ramesh
Errabolu) wrote:

>........ I have created some
> graphic files on a VAX/VMS platform in postscript format. I have been
> able to succesfully print these files a postscript laserprinter. However
> the program LaserWriter Utility doesn't the function to dump it onto the
> screen. I would like to know which program would be able to print the
> graphic file (postscript) onto the screen.
........
> I would therefore appreciate anybody out there who would be kind
> enough to tell me which program would do the job and also some 
> essential keys to do it. 

Try Ghostscript, available at major FTP sites.
I will also soon be trying "Professional Output Manager" by Visual Business
Systems that among other things should give a screen preview of most
graphis file format, even postcript, although at low resolution.
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Luc Simon
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