BANNER(1) User's Reference Manual BANNER(1)NAME
banner - print large banner
banner prints out the first 10 characters of text in large letters.
SEE ALSO banner(6).
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lpbanner - text banner
pclbanner - pcl format banner
psbanner - PostScript format banner
lpbanner [ -llength ] [ -wwidth ] [ -Pprinter ] [ -Lbannername ] [ -nloginname ] [ -hhost ] [ -Jjobtitle ] [ -Cclass ] [ -?option args ] [
The lpbanner program is used to print a simple banner on a fixed size font printer, the pclbanner program generates a PCL banner and the
psbanner program generates a PostScript banner. All information to be printed is passed using command line arguements. In order to be
compatible with vintage line printer spoolers, reads a line form standard input, but ignores the information.
OPTIONS -w width
Page width in characters (default 132).
Page length in lines (default 60).
printer queue for banner information.
Name used on banner as main name.
Name used on banner as login name.
Name used on banner as host name.
String used on banner as main title.
String used on banner as class.
All other options and arguments provided by LPRng are ignored.
The following exit values are returned:
zero (0) Successful completion.
non-zero (!=0) An error occurred.
SEE ALSO lpd.conf(5), lpc(8), lpd(8), checkpc(8), lpr(1), lpq(1), lprm(1), printcap(5), lpd.conf(5), pr(1), lprng_certs(1), lprng_index_certs(1).
LPRng is a enhanced printer spooler system with functionality similar to the Berkeley LPR software. The LPRng mailing list is
email@example.com; subscribe by sending mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the word subscribe in the body. The software is available from
Patrick Powell <email@example.com>.
LPRng LPRng-3.9.0 LPBANNER(1)
From a PROM ok prompt I have typed banner. This returned this info
SunSPARCStation20 (1X390Z50) ......
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Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
Parsing package install arguments
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| Connected! |
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login as: mbpops
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