Manpage of plpprintd
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plpprintd - Daemon for printing via PC from a Psion.
plpprintd provides a print server for a Psion, connected to the PC.
Using plpprintd, you can use the Psion's "Print via PC" feature to
access any printer, available on your PC. When receiving a print job,
the data is converted to PostScript®
- -d, --debug
Enable additional debug messages and stay in foreground (do not fork).
- -h, --help
Display a short help text and exit.
- -v, --verbose
- -V, --version
Display the version and exit
- -s, --spooldir=dir
Specify a directory to use for temporary spool files. If this option is
missing, a builtin default
- -c, --printcmd=cmd
Specify a command for actually sending a print job to the printer. The
specified command must receive the data from its standard input. If this
option is missing, a builtin default
- -p, --port=[host:]port
Specify the host and port to connect to (e.g. The port where ncpd is
listening on) - by default the host is 127.0.0.1 and the port is looked up
in /etc/services. If it is not found there, a builtin value of 7501 is used.
contains the PostScript® dictionary, needed for printing the jobs.
specifies the font mapping to be used. This file is used to convert the
Psion's font names into valid PostScript® font names. It's format is
described at the beginning of it. If a Psion font name is received which
can not be found in this file, a builtin default Courier is used.
Using patterns in diagrams gives ugly results.
ncpd(8), plpnfsd(8), plpprintd(8), plpftp(1) and sisinstall(1)
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Time: 22:17:08 GMT, July 11, 2002