Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 573
ghostscript doesn't have device pnmraw
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:48 EDT
ImageMagick uses ghostscript to convert postscript files to
other formats. It doesn't work because the version of
ghostscript shipped with redhat linux 5.2 doesn't have
The URL explains error
It does in fact generate the error stated by the user. But it also did
what I asked it too. I took a postcript file and simply did
convert file.ps file.gif
After a few minutes I was able to display the file.gif with the
Everything seemed to work ok except for the error message being
generated. I have assigned it to a developer for further review.
The command I gave which gave it a problem was
convert +dither file.ps file.gif
It was a color postscript.
The ghostscript in RawHide has the pnmraw driver, and Red Hat 6.0 will
ship with a ghostscript with the driver as well.