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PSSET(1) User Commands PSSET(1)


psset - insert page device request in PostScript files


psset FILE


Produce a version of the PostScript FILE with a protected call to the PostScript operator `setpagedevice'. Typical use is making FILE print duplex, or on the manual tray etc.


display this help and exit
display version information and exit
don't print informational messages
save result in FILE. If FILE is `-', send to stdout
don't run `fixps' to fix PS problems in FILE
pass a page device definition to output. Multiple values accumulate
insert the page device definitions at PAGE. Default is PAGE=0, standing for the Document's Setup section


alias for -SManualFeed:true
alias for -SDuplex:false
alias for -SDuplex:true -STumble:false corresponds to Duplex, binding along the long edge
alias for -SDuplex:true -STumble:true corresponds to Duplex, binding along the short edge

Produced output is meant for PS level 2 printers.

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Written by Akim Demaille.


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Copyright © 1998-1999 Akim Demaille, Miguel Santana
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.


a2ps(1), card(1), fixps(1), pdiff(1), psset(1), texi2dvi4a2ps(1).

The full documentation for psset is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and psset programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info psset

should give you access to the complete manual.

February 2021 psset 1.3 (GNU a2ps 4.14)