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General Purpose PostScript Generating Utility

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8.6 Designing PostScript Prologues

It is pretty known that satisfying the various human tastes is an NEXPTIME-hard problem, so a2ps offers ways to customize its output through the prologue files. But since the authors feel a little small against NEXPTIME, they agreed on the fact that you are the one who will design the look you like.

Hence in this section, you will find what you need to know to be able to customize a2ps output.

Basically, a2ps uses faces which are associated to their "meaning" in the text. a2ps let's you change the way the faces look.

8.6.1 Definition of the faces  What goes in a characters style
8.6.2 Prologue File Format  Including documentation
8.6.3 A step by step example  


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