Parsing and Converting PostScript Files
Posted on 2004-08-02
Hello Everyone !!
My question is more of a science of computing and programming in C++ rather then direct implication of programming and would love to hear an oppinion of any of you experts.
My task is to create a Program that will read and look for the key words within the postscript file, then convert that post script file into pdf and place the converted file onto the correct location on the network. Seems easy and I am sure that it might be.
My Question are
1. Does C or C++ have already built in command lines to do so??
2. Since I am aware that Unix / Linux uses the ps2pdf or similar bash scripts I am not sure if Windows has the same or similar?
3. I am also looking for the portability of the application that I need to build, so if I develop this in unix/linux env. this should also be portable on Windows, so what libs in C/C++ I culd use to built GUI to acheave that.
I guess proabably the discusion of this could go forver but these are basic outlines. I highly appreaciate everyones time and input on this question so I will award the 300 points for any great solutions. This question is not urgent (based on the points).