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       a2psj - perl version of Miguel Santana’s a2ps (support KANJI)


       a2psj [options] files...


       This manual page documents briefly the a2psj command.  This manual page
       was written for the Debian distribution because  the  original  program
       does  not have a manual page.  Instead, it has documentation in the GNU
       Info format; see below.

       a2psj  is  a  program  that  converts  file(s)  or  standard  input  to


       These  programs  follow  the  usual  GNU command line syntax, with long
       options starting with two  dashes  (‘-’).   A  summary  of  options  is
       included below.  For a complete description, see the Info files.

       -h, --help
              Show summary of options.

       -v, --version
              Show version of program.

       -l <string>
              label string

       -L <string>
              sub-label string (%default="%month %mday %year %hour:%min")

       -[n]t  tail label (t)

       -[n]n  numbering (nn)

       -[n]h  header (h)

       -[n]s  scale (s)

       -[n]m  punch mark (nm)

       -[n]w  wide page (nw)

       -[n]p  portrait (np)

       -[n]f  folding (f)

       -[n]c  convert to jis code (c)

       -[n]r  reset sheet number on each file (r)

       -[n]b  use bold/gothic font for overstruck characters (b)

       -[n]o  use oblique font for underlined characters (o)

       -f[x]# font size or maginificent (6.6 or 9.8)

       -fn#   normal font (C: Courier)

       -fb#   bold font (B: Courier-Bold)

       -fu#   underline font (O: Courier-BoldOblique)

       -k#    kanji:ascii font size ratio (1.0)

       -j[#]  adjust ascii font height to Japanese (1.0)

              Paper size               US letter / A4 / B4

       -toc <pattern>
              specify table of contents pattern


       This  manual  page was written by Ryuichi Arafune <>,
       for the Debian project (but may be used by others).

                                  May 6, 2003