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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 "14862048b4a9a87abfeeae07531dd020">
11 <!ENTITY cups-filters-size "1.3 MB">
12 <!ENTITY cups-filters-buildsize "50 MB (without tests)">
13 <!ENTITY cups-filters-time "0.3 SBU (without 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 &lfs78_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"/> and
109 <xref linkend="php"/> (use of this might be broken)
110 </para>
111
112 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
113 <para role="required runtime">
114 <xref linkend="gs"/> (Needed for PostScript printers), or
115 <xref linkend="gutenprint"/> (for supported printers),
116 or other printer drivers
117 </para>
118
119 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
120 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/cups-filters"/>
121 </para>
122 </sect2>
123
124 <sect2 role="installation">
125 <title>Installation of CUPS Filters</title>
126
127 <para>
128 Install <application>CUPS Filters</application> by running the following
129 commands:
130 </para>
131
132<screen><userinput>./configure \
133 --prefix=/usr \
134 --sysconfdir=/etc \
135 --localstatedir=/var \
136 --without-rcdir \
137 --disable-static \
138 --with-gs-path=/usr/bin/gs \
139 --with-pdftops-path=/usr/bin/gs \
140 --docdir=/usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; &amp;&amp;
141make</userinput></screen>
142
143 <para>
144 To test the results, issue: <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>.
145 </para>
146
147 <para>
148 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
149 </para>
150
151<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
152
153 </sect2>
154
155 <sect2 role="commands">
156 <title>Command Explanations</title>
157
158 <para>
159 <parameter>--without-rcdir</parameter>: This switch disables
160 installation of the bundled bootscript which is not compatible
161 with BLFS.
162 </para>
163
164 <para>
165 <parameter>--with-gs-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
166 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
167 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
168 </para>
169
170 <para>
171 <parameter>--with-pdftops-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
172 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
173 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
174 </para>
175
176 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
177 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
178
179 <para>
180 <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>: the testsuite
181 dumps a stream of bytes into the input buffer after it finishes. Sending
182 the output to a file keeps the history usable, but some debug information
183 will still appear on the screen.
184 </para>
185
186 <para>
187 <option>--with-test-path=<replaceable>VALUE</replaceable></option> : if you wish to run the tests, but
188 you do not have the default
189 <filename>/usr/share/fonts/dejavu/DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> use this switch
190 to specify where <filename>DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> (or perhaps some other
191 text TTF font - untested) is located.
192 </para>
193
194 </sect2>
195
196<!-- TODO: Write a bootscript for cups-browsed -->
197
198 <sect2 role="content">
199 <title>Contents</title>
200
201 <segmentedlist>
202 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
203 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
204 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
205
206 <seglistitem>
207 <seg>
208 cups-browsed, foomatic-rip (link) and ttfread
209 </seg>
210 <seg>
211 libcupsfilters.so and libfontembed.so
212 </seg>
213 <seg>
214 /usr/include/{cupsfilters,fontembed},
215 /usr/lib/cups/{backend,filter},
216 /usr/share/cups/{banners,charsets,data},
217 /usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; and
218 /usr/share/ppd/cupsfilters
219 </seg>
220 </seglistitem>
221 </segmentedlist>
222
223 <variablelist>
224 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
225 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
226 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
227
228 <varlistentry id="cups-browsed">
229 <term><command>cups-browsed</command></term>
230 <listitem>
231 <para>
232 is a daemon for browsing the Bonjour and CUPS broadcasts of shared,
233 remote CUPS printers.
234 </para>
235 <indexterm zone="cups-filters cups-browsed">
236 <primary sortas="b-cups-browsed">cups-browsed</primary>
237 </indexterm>
238 </listitem>
239 </varlistentry>
240
241 <varlistentry id="foomatic-rip">
242 <term><command>foomatic-rip</command></term>
243 <listitem>
244 <para>
245 is a universal print filter/RIP wrapper which can be used as CUPS
246 filter or stand-alone for spooler-less, direct printing.
247 </para>
248 <indexterm zone="cups-filters foomatic-rip">
249 <primary sortas="b-foomatic-rip">foomatic-rip</primary>
250 </indexterm>
251 </listitem>
252 </varlistentry>
253
254 <varlistentry id="libcupsfilters">
255 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libcupsfilters.so</filename></term>
256 <listitem>
257 <para>
258 contains <application>CUPS Filters</application> API functions.
259 </para>
260 <indexterm zone="cups-filters libcupsfilters">
261 <primary sortas="c-libcupsfilters">libcupsfilters.so</primary>
262 </indexterm>
263 </listitem>
264 </varlistentry>
265
266 </variablelist>
267
268 </sect2>
269
270</sect1>
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