by Daniel Pimentel — Wed 03 March 2004
Ghostscript is an interpreter for the PostScript language. A PostScript interpreter usually takes as input a set of graphics commands. The output is usually a page bitmap which is then sent to an output device such as a printer or display. PostScript is embedded in many printers.
%! /Helvetica findfont 72 scalefont setfont 72 72 moveto (Hello, world!) show showpage
gs (script.ps) run ps2pdf14 -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dEmbedAllFonts=true script.ps script.pdf