[texhax] How to create a Postscript Level 3 file?

William Adams wadams at atlis.com
Thu Jun 5 10:23:34 CEST 2003

Sven asked:
> does anybody know whow to produce a postscript level 3 file from a dvi
> file? I use tetex (under GNU/Linux) version 1.0.2 with dvips 5.86e from
> 2001 and it seems that dvips generates only postscript level 2.

Why would 2 vice 3 matter? Just make a .pdf and send that.

One way to accomplish this though is to make a .pdf, open it in 
Acrobat Reader on a platform w/ a PostScript driver which groks Level 
3 and print to a Level 3 PostScript file.


William Adams, publishing specialist
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