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DVIasm is a TeX utility program originally written by Jin-Hwan Cho, that is
designed for editing DeVice-Independent (DVI) files directly.

It consists of a single Python program, dviasm.py, in a human readable
text format and it runs on any platform in which Python is installed.
It is licensed under GNU General Public License Version 3 or later.
Other support files (test cases etc.) are not copyrighted.

All revisions of DVIasm can be downloaded at


It is fully documented at

http://tug.org/TUGboat/Articles/tb28-2/tb89cho.pdf (TUGboat)
http://ajt.ktug.kr/assets/2008/5/1/0201cho.pdf (Asian Journal of TeX)

Previous maintainer of DVIasm: Khaled Hosny
Current maintainer of DVIasm:  Hironobu Yamashita

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DVIasm – A utility for editing DVI files

A Python script to support changing or creating DVI files via disassembling into text, editing, and then reassembling into binary format. It supports advanced features such as adding a preprint number or watermarks.

Bug trackerhttps://github.com/aminophen/dviasm/issues
Version 2020-09-18
LicensesGNU General Public License, version 3 or newer
Copyright2007–2008 Jin-Hwan Cho
2011–2017 Khaled Hosny
2019 Arthur Reutenauer
2019–2020 Hironobu Yamashita
MaintainerHironobu Yamashita
Jin-Hwan Cho (inactive)
Khaled Hosny (inactive)
Contained inTeX Live as dviasm
MiKTeX as dviasm
TopicsDVI structure
See alsodtl
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