u2ps(1) tool to convert UTF-8 text to PostScript


u2ps [options] [files]


This manual page documents briefly the u2ps command.

u2ps is a program to generate PostScript output from text files encoded using the UTF-8 charset.

The program reads its input from the given files and sends the PostScript result to the printer, to save the output to a file don't forget the -o option (if you want to print to standard output you use /dev/stdout as the output file).


The program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.
-?, --help
Show summary of options
-v, --version
Show version of the program
-o, --output=FILE
Specify the output filename
-X, --encoding=ENCODING
Set encoding of the input
Specify libgnomeprint font family name (the available fonts can be known executing the command fc-list, a good option if the default is not good is "Monospace")
Parse input file as mail
-t, --title=TITLE
Set the content title
Disable gzip/bzip2 autodetection


u2ps was written by Yukihiro Nakai <[email protected]>.

This manual page was written by Sergio Talens-Oliag <[email protected]> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).