Binary package “apsfilter” in ubuntu maverick

Magic print filter with automatic file type recognition

 apsfilter makes printing many file formats much easier. It features
 on-the-fly decompression and conversion, and works on both PostScript
 and non-PostScript (via Ghostscript) graphical printers.
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 Among the supported formats are: gzip, bzip2, compress, freeze, pack,
 ASCII, BMP, data (PCL, etc.), DVI, FBM, FIG, FITS, GIF, Group 3 fax,
 HTML, IFF ILBM, JPEG, Kodak Photo CD, MGR, MIFF, PBM/PGM/PNM/PPM, PDF,
 PNG, PostScript, RLE, SGI, Sketch, Sun raster, Targa, TIFF, troff, WPG,
 X pixmap, XCF. Note that actual support depends on the installed
 filter programs.