Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2021
psbook - rearrange pages in a PostScript document into signatures
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Rearrange pages in a PostScript document into signatures.
- -s, --signature=,N/
number of pages per signature;
0 = all pages in one signature [default];
1 = one page per signature;
otherwise, a multiple of 4
- -q, --quiet
don't show page numbers being output
display this help and exit
display version information and exit
to rearrange pages from a PostScript document into 'signatures' for
printing books or booklets, creating a new PostScript file.
The signature size is the number of sides which will be folded and bound
together; the number given should be a multiple of four.
Extra blank sides will be added if the file does not contain a multiple of
if arguments or options are incorrect, or there is some other problem
if there is some problem during processing, typically an error reading or
writing an input or output file.
Written by Angus J. C. Duggan and Reuben Thomas.
Copyright © Reuben Thomas 2016-2021.
Released under the GPL version 3, or (at your option) any later version.
is a trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated.