ascii85 - encodes or decodes files using Ascii85 ruby library
Ascii85 (also called "Base85") is a form of binary-to-text encoding,
wich is mainly used in Adobe's PostScript and PDF format.
is a command line utility, modeled after base64
the GNU coreutils, can encode text files to Ascii85 or decode Ascii85 files to
text, and then print the result to the standard output.
If no file is given on the command line, ascii85
reads from the standard
- -w, --wrap COLUMN
- Wrap lines at COLUMN. Default is 80, use 0 for no
- -d, --decode
- Decode the input
- -h, --help
- Display a usage message and exit
- Output version information
has been developed by Johannes Holzfuß.
This manual page has been written for the Debian Project by Cédric
Boutillier (but may used by others).