[NZLUG] Converting UTF-8 files to PDF

Michael Gauland mikelygee at amuri.net
Tue Apr 1 17:28:35 NZDT 2014


On Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:59:11 +1300, Volker Kuhlmann wrote:
> How can I convert a text file using UTF-8 encoding to PDF? I.e., 
> print
> it?
>

I haven't tried it, but http://paps.sourceforge.net/ sounds promising:

    paps reads a UTF-8 encoded file and generates a PostScript
    language rendering of the file. The rendering is done by
    creating outline curves through the pango ft2 backend.




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