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Maintenance Commands                                 conv_lpd(1M)

NAME

conv_lpd - convert LPD configuration

SYNOPSIS

conv_lpd [ -c printers | -c printcap ] [ -n ] file

DESCRIPTION

conv_lpd converts LPD printer configuration information from file to a printers.conf or a printcap file (see printers.conf(4)). file specifies the name of the input file, and can be either in printers.conf or printcap for- mat. If file is in printers.conf format, it converts it to a printcap file. If file is in printcap format, it con- verts it to a printers.conf file.

OPTIONS

The following options are supported: -c printers | -c printcap Specifies the type of output file produced by the conversion. -c printers converts to a printers.conf file. -c printcap converts to a printcap file. -c printers is the default. -n Preserves the namelist during the conversion.

OPERANDS

The following operands are supported: file The file to be converted.

EXAMPLES

Example 1: Converting a printcap file to a printers.conf file. The following example converts a printcap file to a printers.conf file. example% conv_lpd /etc/printcap Example 2: Converting a printcap file to a printers.conf file and preserving the namelist. The following example converts a printcap file to a printers.conf file and preserves the namelist. example% conv_lpd -c printers -n /etc/printcap Example 3: Converting a printers.conf file to a printcap file and preserving the namelist. SunOS 5.8 Last change: 9 Sep 1996 1 Maintenance Commands conv_lpd(1M) The following example converts a printers.conf file to a printcap file and preserves the namelist. example% conv_lpd -c printcap -n /etc/printers.conf

EXIT STATUS

The following exit values are returned: 0 Successful completion. non-zero An error occurred.

FILES

/etc/printers.conf System printer configuration database. /etc/printcap SunOS 4.x printer capability database.

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWpcu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

lpset(1M), printers.conf(4), attributes(5) SunOS 5.8 Last change: 9 Sep 1996 2