Anti-aliasing in gsview

Nick Hudson nhudson at
Wed Feb 16 14:02:29 UTC 2005

Have you tried using ggv instead of gsview??  


On Wed, 2005-02-16 at 10:32 +0100, Erik Søe Sørensen wrote:
>Hi all.
>It has bothered me for some time now that my gsview does not anti-alias 
>anything - even if told to do so.
>The problem seems to be gs itself - I've yet to discover a set of 
>parameters to make it anti-alias.
>Based on newgroups, I've composed command lines like the following:
>gs -r100 -sDEVICE=x11alpha -dNOPLATFONTS -dTextAlphaBits=4 
>-dGraphicsAlphaBits=4 $file
>but to no avail. It doesn't work for devices like 'pgm' and 'pngalpha' 
>either - so my X server doesn't seem to have anything to do with it.
>I've noticed that there are two GhostScript implementations - 'espgs' 
>and 'ghostscript'. I think I've tried both, but nothing changes.
>Any advice or suggestions?
>Erik Søe Sørensen
>Lunar mailing list
>Lunar at
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