psselect - Man Page

select pages from a PostScript document


psselect [OPTION...] [INFILE [OUTFILE]]


Select pages from a PostScript document.

-R,  -p,  --pages=PAGES

select the given page ranges

-e,  --even

select even-numbered pages

-o,  --odd

select odd-numbered pages

-r,  --reverse

reverse the order of the pages

-q,  --quiet

don't show page numbers being output


display this help and exit

-v,  --version

display version information and exit

PAGES is a comma-separated list of pages and page ranges; see pstops(1) for more details. psselect calls pstops to do the rearrangement.

Exit status


if OK,


if arguments or options are incorrect, or there is some other problem starting up,


if there is some problem during processing, typically an error reading or writing an input or output file.


Written by Angus J. C. Duggan and Reuben Thomas.


PostScript is a trademark of Adobe Systems Incorporated.

See Also

psutils(1), paper(1)

Referenced By

psutils(1), tl-psutils(1).

February 2023 psselect 2.10