May 26, 2018
The modules in the stltools package can read and write STL files, perform 3D coordinate transforms and projections. These modules are used by the following provided scripts;
stl2pov Converts the STL model to a mesh usable with the POV-ray raytracer. stl2ps Creates a view of the STL model in scalable PostScript. stl2pdf Creates a view of the STL model as a PDF. Requires graphics/py-cairo. stlinfo Either displays some information about a STL file or prints it in text format.