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# ![evince-logo] Evince

Evince is a document viewer capable of displaying multiple and single
page document formats like PDF and Postscript.  For more general
information about Evince please visit our website at 
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https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evince.
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This software is licensed under the [GPLv2][license].
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## Evince Requirements

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* [GNOME Platform libraries][gnome]
* [Poppler for PDF viewing][poppler]
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## Evince Optional Backend Libraries

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* [Spectre for PostScript (PS) viewing][ghostscript]
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* [DjVuLibre for DjVu viewing][djvulibre]
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* [Kpathsea for Device-independent file format (DVI) viewing][dvi]
* [Archive library for Comic Book Resources (CBR) viewing][comics]
* [LibTiff for Multipage TIFF viewing][tiff]
* [LibGXPS for XML Paper Specification (XPS) viewing][xps]
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[gnome]: https://www.gnome.org/start/
[poppler]: https://poppler.freedesktop.org/
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[ghostscript]: https://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/libspectre/
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[djvulibre]: https://djvulibre.djvuzone.org/
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[dvi]: https://tug.org/texinfohtml/kpathsea.html
[comics]: http://libarchive.org/
[tiff]: http://libtiff.org/
[xps]: https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/libgxps
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[license]: COPYING
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[evince-logo]: data/icons/48x48/apps/org.gnome.Evince.png