PSBOOK

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: PSUtils
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NAME

psbook - rearrange pages in PostScript file into signatures  

SYNOPSIS

psbook [-q] [-ssignature] [infile [outfile]]  

DESCRIPTION

Psbook rearranges pages from a PostScript document into ``signatures'' for printing books or booklets, creating a new PostScript file. The input PostScript file should follow the Adobe Document Structuring Conventions.

The -s option selects the size of signature which will be used. The signature size is the number of sides which will be folded and bound together; the number given should be a multiple of four. The default is to use one signature for the whole file. Extra blank sides will be added if the file does not contain a multiple of four pages.

Psbook normally prints the page numbers of the pages rearranged; the -q option suppresses this.  

AUTHOR

Written by Angus J. C. Duggan.  

SEE ALSO

psutils(1)  

TRADEMARKS

PostScript is a trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated.  

BUGS

Psbook does not accept all DSC comments.


 

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SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
AUTHOR
SEE ALSO
TRADEMARKS
BUGS