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epd2svg 0.9 is out!
This is the Announce at perl.announce and

What's EPD?
EPD is a new encapsulated vectorial graphic format.
We've developed it and put it with GPL License at

The idea is very simple and powerful:
EPD uses the standard PDF (Adobe trademark) graphic
Every line is only one command.
Every line starting with # is a comment.
The command BBox(x1,y1,x2,y2) will specify the
Bounding Box.
This is a simple example

# This is only a test with the new EPD format
0.97 g
1 i
-64.1289 549.6731 m
308.6328 97.4201 l
-64.1289 625.8317 l
-64.1289 549.6731 l

What's SVG?
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is standard under
development by W3C
If you need a SVG browser viewer, we suggest you the
Adobe SVG Viewer (plug-in) at

What's epd2svg?
It's a simple and powerful convert from EPD to SVG.
At the moment, this is a beta with poor ducumentation
(only the POD file
inside the program)
We think it can work good in every OS already tested
with txt2pdf (our
best product)
AIX, SGI, Windows95, Linux, NEXT, NT4, MacOS, Solaris,
OpenVMS/Alpha 7.1, BeOS v 4.5.1, Amiga OS3.1,
Acorn-risc RiscOS 3.5,
SCO Unixware 7.0, FreeBSD 4.0, HP-UX 10.20, Digital
Unix 4.0D, HP MPE/iX 6.0

Where you can find epd2svg tool?
At and at every CPAN
mirror S/SA/SANFACE/

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Received on Monday, 17 July 2000 06:29:31 UTC