MIME types: application/postscript, application/eps, application/x-eps, image/eps, image/x-eps EPS page description language and file format. Commonly used in 2D vector graphics and page layout applications. Self-contained PostScript fragment, suitable for inclusion in other documents. EPS is an acronym derived from Encapsulated PostScript. Plain text format. Stores text and vector graphics using the PostScript language. Can include fonts and embedded raster graphics. Supports various color encodings, including monochrome, grayscale, RGB, and CMYK. Precursor to PDF. PostScript was introduced in 1984 by Adobe.
Import and Export generally create PostScript level 2 files, and include certain level 3 features if appropriate.