dvipng – A fast DVI to PNG/GIF converter
This program makes PNG and/or GIF graphics from DVI files as
obtained from TeX and its relatives. Its benefits include:
– Speed. It offers very fast rendering of DVI as bitmap files, which makes it suitable for generating large amounts of images on-the-fly, as needed in preview-latex, WeBWorK and others;
– It does not read the postamble, so it can be started before TeX finishes. There is a --follow switch that makes dvipng wait at end-of-file for further output, unless it finds the POST marker that indicates the end of the DVI;
– Interactive query of options. dvipng can read options interactively through stdin, and all options are usable. It is even possible to change the input file through this interface.
– Support for PK, VF, PostScript Type1, and TrueType fonts, colour specials, and inclusion of PostScript, PNG, JPEG or GIF images.
|License||GNU Library General Public License|
|Copyright||2002-2010 Jan-Åke Larsson|
|Contained in||TeXLive as dvipng|
|MiKTeX as miktex-dvipng-bin-2.9|
generate graphic bitmaps from DVI files|
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