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 GV(1)                            gv 3.7.3                             GV(1)
 User Commands                                                 User Commands

                                November 2011



 NAME
      gv - Postscript and PDF viewer

 SYNOPSIS
      gv [OPTION]... [FILE]

 DESCRIPTION
      PostScript and PDF viewer.

      [-]-monochrome
           display document using only black and white

      [-]-grayscale
           display document without colors

      [-]-color
           display document as usual

      [-]-safer
           start ghostscript in safe mode

      [-]-nosafer
           do not start ghostscript in safe mode

      [-]-safedir
           start ghostscript from a safe diretory

      [-]-nosafedir
           do not start ghostscript from a safe diretory

      [-]-quiet
           start ghostscript with the -dQUIET option

      [-]-noquiet
           do not start ghostscript with the -dQUIET option

      [-]-infoSilent
           do not show any messages in the info popup window

      [-]-infoErrors
           do not show warning messages in the info popup window

      [-]-infoAll
           do show all messages in the info popup window

      [-]-arguments=ARGS
           start ghostscript with additional options as specified by the
           string ARGS




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      [-]-page=LABEL
           display the page with label LABEL first

      [-]-center
           the page should be centered automatically

      [-]-nocenter
           the page should not be centered automatically

      [-]-media=MEDIA
           selects the paper size to be used

      [-]-orientation=ORIENTATION
           sets the orientation of the page

      [-]-scale=N|f.f
           selects the scale N, or arbitrary scale f.f

      [-]-scalebase=N
           selects the scale base N

      [-]-swap
           interchange the meaning of the orientations landscape and
           seascape

      [-]-noswap
           do not interchange the meaning of the orientation landscape and
           seascape

      [-]-antialias
           use antialiasing

      [-]-noantialias
           do not use antialiasing

      [-]-dsc
           dsc comments are respected

      [-]-nodsc
           dsc comments are not respected

      [-]-eof
           ignore the postscript EOF comment while scanning documents

      [-]-noeof
           do not ignore the postscript EOF comment while scanning documents

      [-]-pixmap
           use backing pixmap



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      [-]-nopixmap
           do not use backing pixmap

      [-]-watch
           watch the document file for changes

      [-]-nowatch
           do not watch the document file for changes

      [-]-help
           print a help message and exit

      [-]-usage
           print a usage message and exit

      [-]-resize
           fit the size of the window to the size of the page

      [-]-noresize
           do not fit the size of the window to the size of the page

      -geometry [<width>][x<height>][{+-}<xoffset>{+-}<yoffset>]

      [-]-ad=FILE
           read and use additional resources from FILE

      [-]-style=FILE
           read and use additional resources from FILE. These resources have
           lower priority than those provided on the context of --ad

      [-]-password=PASSWORD
           Sets the password for opening encrypted PDF files

      [-]-spartan
           shortcut for --style=gv_spartan.dat

      [-]-widgetless
           shortcut for --style=gv_widgetless.dat

      [-]-fullscreen
           start in fullscreen mode (needs support from WM)

      [-]-presentation
           Presentation mode (fullscreen, Fit to window, widgetless and no
           resizing of window)

      [-]-version
           show gv version and exit




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 GV(1)                            gv 3.7.3                             GV(1)
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                                November 2011



 SEE ALSO
      The full documentation for gv is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
      the info and gv programs are properly installed at your site, the
      command

           info gv

      should give you access to the complete manual.












































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