How to Install and Uninstall a2ps Package on openSuSE Tumbleweed

Last updated: March 04,2024

1. Install "a2ps" package

Please follow the guidance below to install a2ps on openSuSE Tumbleweed

$ sudo zypper refresh $ sudo zypper install a2ps

2. Uninstall "a2ps" package

Please follow the steps below to uninstall a2ps on openSuSE Tumbleweed:

$ sudo zypper remove a2ps

3. Information about the a2ps package on openSuSE Tumbleweed

Information for package a2ps:
Repository : openSUSE-Tumbleweed-Oss
Name : a2ps
Version : 4.15.5-1.3
Arch : x86_64
Vendor : openSUSE
Installed Size : 3.3 MiB
Installed : No
Status : not installed
Source package : a2ps-4.15.5-1.3.src
Upstream URL :
Summary : Tool to convert ASCII/Latin Text into PostScript
Description :
a2ps converts ASCII text into PostScript. This feature is used by
apsfilter, for example, to pretty-print ASCII text.
Warning: a2ps is not able to convert complex Unicode (UTF-8) text to
PostScript. Only language text which can be converted from UTF-8 to
Latin encodings are supported.