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Update to lvm2-2.02.148.
Update to cups-filters-1.8.3.

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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 cups-filters-download-http
8 "https://www.openprinting.org/download/cups-filters/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY cups-filters-download-ftp " ">
10 <!ENTITY cups-filters-md5sum "6554a92ae338cbfe40a45819d65c3738">
11 <!ENTITY cups-filters-size "1.3 MB">
12 <!ENTITY cups-filters-buildsize "40 MB (with tests)">
13 <!ENTITY cups-filters-time "0.4 SBU (with tests)">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="cups-filters" xreflabel="cups-filters-&cups-filters-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="cups-filters.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>cups-filters-&cups-filters-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="cups-filters">
27 <primary sortas="a-cups-filters">cups-filters</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to CUPS Filters</title>
32
33 <para>
34 The <application>CUPS Filters</application> package contains backends,
35 filters and other software that was once part of the core
36 <application>CUPS</application> distribution but is no longer
37 maintained by Apple Inc.
38 </para>
39
40 &lfs79_checked;
41
42 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
43 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
44 <listitem>
45 <para>
46 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&cups-filters-download-http;"/>
47 </para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>
51 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&cups-filters-download-ftp;"/>
52 </para>
53 </listitem>
54 <listitem>
55 <para>
56 Download MD5 sum: &cups-filters-md5sum;
57 </para>
58 </listitem>
59 <listitem>
60 <para>
61 Download size: &cups-filters-size;
62 </para>
63 </listitem>
64 <listitem>
65 <para>
66 Estimated disk space required: &cups-filters-buildsize;
67 </para>
68 </listitem>
69 <listitem>
70 <para>
71 Estimated build time: &cups-filters-time;
72 </para>
73 </listitem>
74 </itemizedlist>
75<!--
76 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
77 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
78 <listitem>
79 <para>
80 Required patch:
81 <ulink url="&patch-root;/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version;-poppler0340-1.patch"/>
82 </para>
83 </listitem>
84 </itemizedlist>-->
85
86 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">CUPS Filters Dependencies</bridgehead>
87
88 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
89 <para role="required">
90 <xref linkend="cups"/>,
91 <xref linkend="glib2"/>,
92 <xref linkend="ijs"/>,
93 <xref linkend="lcms2"/>,
94 <xref linkend="poppler"/> and
95 <xref linkend="qpdf"/>
96 </para>
97
98 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
99 <para role="recommended">
100 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
101 <xref linkend="libpng"/> and
102 <xref linkend="libtiff"/>
103 </para>
104
105 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
106 <para role="optional">
107 <xref linkend="avahi"/>,
108 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
109 <xref linkend="php"/> (use of this might be broken),
110 <ulink url="http://liblouis.org/">Liblouis (Braille)</ulink>, and
111 <ulink url="http://liblouis.org/">Liblouisutdml (Braille)</ulink>
112 </para>
113
114 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
115 <para role="required runtime">
116 <xref linkend="gs"/> (Needed for PostScript printers), or
117 <xref linkend="gutenprint"/> (for supported printers),
118 or other printer drivers
119 </para>
120
121 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
122 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/cups-filters"/>
123 </para>
124 </sect2>
125
126 <sect2 role="installation">
127 <title>Installation of CUPS Filters</title>
128
129 <para>
130 Install <application>CUPS Filters</application> by running the following
131 commands:
132 </para>
133
134<screen><userinput>./configure \
135 --prefix=/usr \
136 --sysconfdir=/etc \
137 --localstatedir=/var \
138 --without-rcdir \
139 --disable-static \
140 --with-gs-path=/usr/bin/gs \
141 --with-pdftops-path=/usr/bin/gs \
142 --docdir=/usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; &amp;&amp;
143make</userinput></screen>
144
145 <para>
146 To test the results, issue: <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>.
147 </para>
148
149 <para>
150 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
151 </para>
152
153<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
154
155 </sect2>
156
157 <sect2 role="commands">
158 <title>Command Explanations</title>
159
160 <para>
161 <parameter>--without-rcdir</parameter>: This switch disables
162 installation of the bundled bootscript which is not compatible
163 with BLFS.
164 </para>
165
166 <para>
167 <parameter>--with-gs-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
168 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
169 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
170 </para>
171
172 <para>
173 <parameter>--with-pdftops-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
174 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
175 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
176 </para>
177
178 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
179 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
180
181 <para>
182 <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>: the testsuite
183 dumps a stream of bytes into the input buffer after it finishes. Sending
184 the output to a file keeps the history usable, but some debug information
185 will still appear on the screen.
186 </para>
187
188 <para>
189 <option>--with-test-path=<replaceable>VALUE</replaceable></option> : if you wish to run the tests, but
190 you do not have the default
191 <filename>/usr/share/fonts/dejavu/DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> use this switch
192 to specify where <filename>DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> (or perhaps some other
193 text TTF font - untested) is located.
194 </para>
195
196 </sect2>
197
198<!-- TODO: Write a bootscript for cups-browsed -->
199
200 <sect2 role="content">
201 <title>Contents</title>
202
203 <segmentedlist>
204 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
205 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
206 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
207
208 <seglistitem>
209 <seg>
210 cups-browsed, foomatic-rip (link) and ttfread
211 </seg>
212 <seg>
213 libcupsfilters.so and libfontembed.so
214 </seg>
215 <seg>
216 /usr/include/{cupsfilters,fontembed},
217 /usr/share/cups/{braille,charsets},
218 /usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; and
219 /usr/share/ppd/cupsfilters
220 </seg>
221 </seglistitem>
222 </segmentedlist>
223
224 <variablelist>
225 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
226 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
227 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
228
229 <varlistentry id="cups-browsed">
230 <term><command>cups-browsed</command></term>
231 <listitem>
232 <para>
233 is a daemon for browsing the Bonjour and CUPS broadcasts of shared,
234 remote CUPS printers.
235 </para>
236 <indexterm zone="cups-filters cups-browsed">
237 <primary sortas="b-cups-browsed">cups-browsed</primary>
238 </indexterm>
239 </listitem>
240 </varlistentry>
241
242 <varlistentry id="foomatic-rip">
243 <term><command>foomatic-rip</command></term>
244 <listitem>
245 <para>
246 is a universal print filter/RIP wrapper which can be used as CUPS
247 filter or stand-alone for spooler-less, direct printing.
248 </para>
249 <indexterm zone="cups-filters foomatic-rip">
250 <primary sortas="b-foomatic-rip">foomatic-rip</primary>
251 </indexterm>
252 </listitem>
253 </varlistentry>
254
255 <varlistentry id="libcupsfilters">
256 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libcupsfilters.so</filename></term>
257 <listitem>
258 <para>
259 contains <application>CUPS Filters</application> API functions.
260 </para>
261 <indexterm zone="cups-filters libcupsfilters">
262 <primary sortas="c-libcupsfilters">libcupsfilters.so</primary>
263 </indexterm>
264 </listitem>
265 </varlistentry>
266
267 </variablelist>
268
269 </sect2>
270
271</sect1>
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