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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 "4be15231df45312cf2be7d44206286c3">
11 <!ENTITY cups-filters-size "1.4 MB">
12 <!ENTITY cups-filters-buildsize "32 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 &lfs80_checked;
41 &gcc7_checked;
42
43 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
44 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
45 <listitem>
46 <para>
47 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&cups-filters-download-http;"/>
48 </para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>
52 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&cups-filters-download-ftp;"/>
53 </para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>
57 Download MD5 sum: &cups-filters-md5sum;
58 </para>
59 </listitem>
60 <listitem>
61 <para>
62 Download size: &cups-filters-size;
63 </para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>
67 Estimated disk space required: &cups-filters-buildsize;
68 </para>
69 </listitem>
70 <listitem>
71 <para>
72 Estimated build time: &cups-filters-time;
73 </para>
74 </listitem>
75 </itemizedlist>
76<!--
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
78 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
79 <listitem>
80 <para>
81 Required patch:
82 <ulink url="&patch-root;/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version;-poppler0340-1.patch"/>
83 </para>
84 </listitem>
85 </itemizedlist>-->
86
87 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">CUPS Filters Dependencies</bridgehead>
88
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
90 <para role="required">
91 <xref linkend="cups"/>,
92 <xref linkend="glib2"/>,
93 <xref linkend="gs"/>,
94 <xref linkend="ijs"/>,
95 <xref linkend="lcms2"/>,
96 <xref linkend="mupdf"/> (mutool),
97 <xref linkend="poppler"/>, and
98 <xref linkend="qpdf"/>
99 </para>
100
101 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
102 <para role="recommended">
103 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
104 <xref linkend="libpng"/> and
105 <xref linkend="libtiff"/>
106 </para>
107
108 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
109 <para role="optional">
110 <xref linkend="avahi"/>,
111 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
112 <xref linkend="php"/> (use of this might be broken),
113 <ulink url="http://liblouis.org/">Liblouis (Braille)</ulink>, and
114 <ulink url="http://liblouis.org/">Liblouisutdml (Braille)</ulink>
115 </para>
116
117 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional printer drivers (runtime)</bridgehead>
118 <para role="optional">
119 <xref linkend="dejavu-fonts"/> (required for the tests), and
120 <xref linkend="gutenprint"/> (for supported printers),
121 or other printer drivers, such as <ulink
122 url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/hplip/files/hplip/">hplip</ulink>
123 </para>
124
125 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
126 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/cups-filters"/>
127 </para>
128 </sect2>
129
130 <sect2 role="installation">
131 <title>Installation of CUPS Filters</title>
132
133 <para revision="systemd">
134 First, fix the systemd unit file to work with
135 <application>CUPS</application> 2.0 and later:
136 </para>
137
138<screen revision="systemd"><userinput>sed -i "s:cups.service:org.cups.cupsd.service:g" utils/cups-browsed.service</userinput></screen>
139
140 <para>
141 Install <application>CUPS Filters</application> by running the following
142 commands:
143 </para>
144
145<screen><userinput>
146./configure \
147 --prefix=/usr \
148 --sysconfdir=/etc \
149 --localstatedir=/var \
150 --without-rcdir \
151 --disable-static \
152 --disable-avahi \
153 --docdir=/usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; &amp;&amp;
154make</userinput></screen>
155
156<!-- The test suite still bombs out for me. I'll leave the instructions for it
157 here though. I didn't have the Dejavu font installed, but used one of the
158 ones installed by X. -->
159
160 <para>
161 To test the results, issue:
162 <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>. DejaVu fonts
163 are needed for the tests.
164 </para>
165
166 <para>
167 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
168 </para>
169
170<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
171
172 <para revision="systemd">
173 Install the systemd unit by running the following command as the
174 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
175 </para>
176
177<screen role="root" revision="systemd"><userinput>install -v -m644 utils/cups-browsed.service /lib/systemd/system/cups-browsed.service</userinput></screen>
178
179 </sect2>
180
181 <sect2 role="commands">
182 <title>Command Explanations</title>
183
184 <para>
185 <parameter>--disable-avahi</parameter>: This switch is needed
186 if the optional <xref linkend="avahi"/> is not installed. Remove
187 it if avahi is installed and you need network printer discovery
188 capabilities.
189 </para>
190
191 <para>
192 <parameter>--without-rcdir</parameter>: This switch disables
193 installation of the bundled bootscript which is not compatible
194 with BLFS.
195 </para>
196
197<!-- Those are hard dependencies now
198 <para>
199 <parameter>- -with-gs-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
200 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
201 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
202 </para>
203
204 <para>
205 <parameter>- -with-pdftops-path=/usr/bin/gs</parameter>: This switch
206 defines the path to the <application>GhostScript</application>
207 binary in case <xref linkend="gs"/> is not installed at build time.
208 </para>
209-->
210
211 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
212 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
213
214 <para>
215 <command>make check 2&gt;&amp;1 &gt;testlog</command>: The testsuite
216 dumps a stream of bytes into the input buffer after it finishes. Sending
217 the output to a file keeps the history usable, but some debug information
218 will still appear on the screen.
219 </para>
220
221<!-- option seems to be obsolete - configure doesn't pick it up
222 <para>
223 <option>- -with-test-path=<replaceable>VALUE</replaceable></option>: If you wish to run the tests, but
224 you do not have the default
225 <filename>/usr/share/fonts/dejavu/DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> use this switch
226 to specify where <filename>DejaVuSans.ttf</filename> (or perhaps some other
227 text TTF font - untested) is located.
228 </para>
229-->
230
231 </sect2>
232
233<!-- TODO: Write a bootscript for cups-browsed -->
234
235 <sect2 role="configuration" revision="systemd">
236 <title>Configuring CUPS Filters</title>
237
238 <sect3 id="cups-filters-init">
239 <title>Systemd Units</title>
240
241 <para>
242 To start the <command>cups-browsed</command> daemon at boot, enable
243 the previously installed systemd unit by running the following command
244 as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
245 </para>
246
247 <indexterm zone="cups-filters cups-filters-init">
248 <primary sortas="f-cups-browsed">cups-browsed</primary>
249 </indexterm>
250
251<screen role="root"><userinput>systemctl enable cups-browsed</userinput></screen>
252
253 </sect3>
254
255 </sect2>
256
257 <sect2 role="content">
258 <title>Contents</title>
259
260 <segmentedlist>
261 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
262 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
263 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
264
265 <seglistitem>
266 <seg>
267 cups-browsed, driverless, foomatic-rip (link) and ttfread
268 </seg>
269 <seg>
270 libcupsfilters.so and libfontembed.so
271 </seg>
272 <seg>
273 /usr/include/{cupsfilters,fontembed},
274 /usr/share/cups/{braille,charsets},
275 /usr/share/doc/cups-filters-&cups-filters-version; and
276 /usr/share/ppd/cupsfilters
277 </seg>
278 </seglistitem>
279 </segmentedlist>
280
281 <variablelist>
282 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
283 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
284 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
285
286 <varlistentry id="cups-browsed">
287 <term><command>cups-browsed</command></term>
288 <listitem>
289 <para>
290 is a daemon for browsing the Bonjour and CUPS broadcasts of shared,
291 remote CUPS printers.
292 </para>
293 <indexterm zone="cups-filters cups-browsed">
294 <primary sortas="b-cups-browsed">cups-browsed</primary>
295 </indexterm>
296 </listitem>
297 </varlistentry>
298
299 <varlistentry id="foomatic-rip">
300 <term><command>foomatic-rip</command></term>
301 <listitem>
302 <para>
303 is a universal print filter/RIP wrapper which can be used as CUPS
304 filter or stand-alone for spooler-less, direct printing.
305 </para>
306 <indexterm zone="cups-filters foomatic-rip">
307 <primary sortas="b-foomatic-rip">foomatic-rip</primary>
308 </indexterm>
309 </listitem>
310 </varlistentry>
311
312 <varlistentry id="libcupsfilters">
313 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libcupsfilters.so</filename></term>
314 <listitem>
315 <para>
316 contains <application>CUPS Filters</application> API functions.
317 </para>
318 <indexterm zone="cups-filters libcupsfilters">
319 <primary sortas="c-libcupsfilters">libcupsfilters.so</primary>
320 </indexterm>
321 </listitem>
322 </varlistentry>
323
324 </variablelist>
325
326 </sect2>
327
328</sect1>
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