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lpdomatic - Foomatic filter script for LPD, LPRng, and GNUlpr
lpdomatic [OPTION]... <PPD-filename>
The lpdomatic print filter serves as an input filter for the lp family of print spoolers.
The print spooler will use it if there is an entry if=/usr/sbin/lpdomatic in the appropri-
ate printer section in /etc/printcap. You can generate such an entry using foomatic-con-
A listing of the attached printer drivers options is printed, when the option docs is
passed to this filter. This can be achieved by issuing one of the following commands:
for LPRng use
echo | lpr -Z docs
for other spoolers
echo | lpr -J docs
-j option (all but LPRng) Pass option to the printer driver. May also be read from the
(LPRng only) Set the job title to jobtitle. This may be used to set a title
header when printing plain text.
-Z option (LPRng only) Pass option to the printer driver.
lpdomatic returns 0 unless something unexpected happens.
Manfred Wassmann <manolo@NCC-1701.B.Shuttle.de> for the foomatic project using output from
the associated binary.
None known. If you find one please report to <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Foomatic Project 2001-05-07 LPDOMATIC(8)
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