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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY gimp-print-download-http "&sourceforge-repo;/gimp-print/gimp-print-&gimp-print-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY gimp-print-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY gimp-print-md5sum "766be49f44a6a682d857e5aefec414d4">
10 <!ENTITY gimp-print-size "5.1 MB">
11 <!ENTITY gimp-print-buildsize "36 MB">
12 <!ENTITY gimp-print-time "0.32 SBU (additional 4.37 SBUs to run the test suite)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="gimp-print" xreflabel="Gimp-Print-&gimp-print-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="gimp-print.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <date>$Date$</date>
20 </sect1info>
21
22 <title>Gimp-Print-&gimp-print-version;</title>
23
24 <indexterm zone="gimp-print">
25 <primary sortas="a-Gimp-Print">Gimp-Print</primary>
26 </indexterm>
27
28 <sect2 role="package">
29 <title>Introduction to Gimp-Print</title>
30
31 <para>The <application>Gimp-Print</application> package contains
32 high quality drivers for Canon, Epson, Lexmark and PCL
33 printers for use with <xref linkend="gs"/>, <xref linkend="cups"/>,
34 <ulink url="http://www.linuxprinting.org/foomatic.html">Foomatic</ulink>,
35 <xref linkend="LPRng"/>, <command>lpr</command> and the
36 <application>GIMP-1.2</application>. See a list of supported printers at
37 <ulink url="http://gimp-print.sourceforge.net/p_Supported_Printers.php3"/>.
38 </para>
39
40<!-- FIXME: APFL Ghostscript is not tested. Don't forget to check the license. -->
41
42 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
43 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
44 <listitem>
45 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gimp-print-download-http;"/></para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gimp-print-download-ftp;"/></para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Download MD5 sum: &gimp-print-md5sum;</para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Download size: &gimp-print-size;</para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>Estimated disk space required: &gimp-print-buildsize;</para>
58 </listitem>
59 <listitem>
60 <para>Estimated build time: &gimp-print-time;</para>
61 </listitem>
62 </itemizedlist>
63
64 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Gimp-Print Dependencies</bridgehead>
65
66 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
67 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="cups"/>,
68 <ulink url="http://www.linuxprinting.org/foomatic.html">Foomatic</ulink>,
69 <ulink url="http://www.linuxprinting.org/ijs/">IJS</ulink>,
70 <!--<xref linkend="tetex"/> or--> <xref linkend="texlive"/>,
71 <xref linkend="docbook-utils"/> and
72 <!-- <xref linkend="espgs"/> or --><xref linkend="gs"/></para>
73
74 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
75 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/gimp-print"/></para>
76
77 </sect2>
78
79 <sect2 role="installation">
80 <title>Installation of Gimp-Print</title>
81
82 <para>Install <application>Gimp-Print</application> by running the
83 following commands:</para>
84
85<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --with-testpattern --enable-test &amp;&amp;
86make</userinput></screen>
87
88 <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.</para>
89
90 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
91
92<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
93
94 </sect2>
95
96 <sect2 role="commands">
97 <title>Command Explanations</title>
98
99 <para><parameter>--with-testpattern</parameter>: This parameter causes the
100 test pattern generator program to be built.</para>
101
102 <para><parameter>--enable-test</parameter>: This parameter causes the
103 programs required by the test suite to be built.</para>
104
105 <para><option>--with-translated-ppds=no</option>: When this switch is
106 given, only US English PPD files for <application>CUPS</application>
107 will be built. Useful if the PPD files are not yet translated into your
108 native language and you want to save some space by not installing unneeded
109 translations.</para>
110
111 <para><option>--enable-cups-level3-ps</option>: This option causes
112 the build process to generate PostScript level 3 PPD files
113 instead of level 2 ones.</para>
114
115 </sect2>
116
117 <sect2 role="configuration">
118 <title>Configuring Gimp-Print</title>
119
120 <sect3>
121 <title>Configuration Information</title>
122
123 <para>For <application>CUPS</application> to see newly installed PPD
124 files, it has to be restarted (as the <systemitem
125 class="username">root</systemitem> user):</para>
126
127<screen role="root"><userinput>/etc/rc.d/init.d/cups restart</userinput></screen>
128
129 <note>
130 <para>This command may take a very long time (up to 10 minutes)
131 to complete. Don't panic while <application>CUPS</application>
132 is rescanning the list of PPD files. The long delay will happen
133 only once.</para>
134 </note>
135
136 <para>Then point your web browser to <ulink url="http://localhost:631/"/>
137 to add a new printer to <application>CUPS</application>.</para>
138
139 </sect3>
140
141 </sect2>
142
143 <sect2 role="content">
144 <title>Contents</title>
145
146 <segmentedlist>
147 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
148 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
149 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
150
151 <seglistitem>
152 <seg>cups-calibrate, escputil, gimpprint-config, ijsgimpprint, and
153 testpattern</seg>
154 <seg>libgimpprint.{so,a} and optionally, various
155 <application>CUPS</application> filters and backend
156 drivers</seg>
157 <seg>/usr/include/gimp-print, /usr/lib/gimp, /usr/share/cups/model/C,
158 and /usr/share/gimp-print</seg>
159 </seglistitem>
160 </segmentedlist>
161
162 <variablelist>
163 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
164 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
165 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
166
167 <varlistentry id="cups-calibrate">
168 <term><command>cups-calibrate</command></term>
169 <listitem>
170 <para>calibrates the color output of printers using the
171 <application>Gimp-Print</application>,
172 <application>CUPS</application> or
173 <application>ESP Print Pro</application> drivers.</para>
174 <indexterm zone="gimp-print cups-calibrate">
175 <primary sortas="b-cups-calibrate">cups-calibrate</primary>
176 </indexterm>
177 </listitem>
178 </varlistentry>
179
180 <varlistentry id="escputil">
181 <term><command>escputil</command></term>
182 <listitem>
183 <para>is a command line utility to perform various maintenance
184 tasks on Epson Stylus inkjet printers.</para>
185 <indexterm zone="gimp-print escputil">
186 <primary sortas="b-escputil">escputil</primary>
187 </indexterm>
188 </listitem>
189 </varlistentry>
190
191 <varlistentry id="gimpprint-config">
192 <term><command>gimpprint-config</command></term>
193 <listitem>
194 <para>is a script to get information about the installed version
195 of <application>Gimp-Print</application>.</para>
196 <indexterm zone="gimp-print gimpprint-config">
197 <primary sortas="b-gimpprint-config">gimpprint-config</primary>
198 </indexterm>
199 </listitem>
200 </varlistentry>
201
202 <varlistentry id="ijsgimpprint">
203 <term><command>ijsgimpprint</command></term>
204 <listitem>
205 <para>is a Ghostscript driver for
206 <application>Gimp-Print</application>.</para>
207 <indexterm zone="gimp-print ijsgimpprint">
208 <primary sortas="b-ijsgimpprint">ijsgimpprint</primary>
209 </indexterm>
210 </listitem>
211 </varlistentry>
212
213 </variablelist>
214
215 </sect2>
216
217</sect1>
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