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Re: Proposal: psutils (again)
- From: Ronald Landheer-Cieslak <blytkerchan at users dot sourceforge dot net>
- To: Daniel Bößwetter <daniel dot boesswetter at web dot de>
- Cc: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2003 13:38:23 +0200
- Subject: Re: Proposal: psutils (again)
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- Reply-to: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
Just one remark: the source package contains the patch at its root and not in
CYGWIN-PATCHES where, AFAIK, it's supposed to be (for packages not using build
Other than that, I've tried out the tools in the ISO-C99 specification (nice
& big file) and found no problems :)
BTW: wouldn't it be a better idea to just add a Makefile.cygwin file? That way,
the same source pack can still be used on other OSs as well.. (Just a thought)
On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 06:08:51PM +0200, Daniel Bößwetter wrote:
> Hi *,
> as seen at
> the psutils disappeared from the TeX-distribution and are AFAICS not yet
> a seperate package. The unsupported packages on Jan's site seem to be
> lost as well, so I compiled it from source and would (enough votes
> presumed) become the maintainer of the Cygwin port.
> I really hope I didn't miss something, because the net is full of
> unsupported binary versions (even some with a setup-hint), but it doe
> not seem to have ever made it into the distro.
> So I'll try like so many before. Here we go:
> @ psutils
> sdesc: "psutils - Postscript Utilities"
> ldesc: "PSUtils is a collection of useful utilities for manipulating
> PostScript documents. Programs included are psnup, for placing out several
> logical pages on a single sheet of paper, psselect, for selecting pages
> from a document, pstops, for general imposition, psbook, for signature
> generation for booklet printing, and psresize, for adjusting page sizes."
> category: Publishing
> test: 1.17-1
> No dependencies known. The archives are here:
> http://home.in.tum.de/~boesswet/psutils_cygwin/psutils-1.17-1.tar.bz2 (64k)
> Best Regards,