cupsfilter(8) Apple Inc. cupsfilter(8)NAMEcupsfilter - convert a file to another format using cups filters
SYNOPSIScupsfilter [ -D ] [ -U user ] [ -c config-file ] [ -d printer ] [ -e ]
[ -i mime/type ] [ -j job-id[,N] ] [ -m mime/type ] [ -n copies ] [ -o
name=value ] [ -p filename.ppd ] [ -t title ] [ -u ] filename
DESCRIPTIONcupsfilter is a front-end to the CUPS filter subsystem which allows you
to convert a file to a specific format, just as if you had printed the
file through CUPS. By default, cupsfilter generates a PDF file. The
converted file is sent to the standard output.
Delete the input file after conversion.
Specifies the username passed to the filters. The default is the
name of the current user.
Uses the named cups-files.conf configuration file.
Uses information from the named printer.
Use every filter from the PPD file.
Specifies the source file type. The default file type is guessed
using the filename and contents of the file.
Converts document N from the specified job. If N is omitted, docu‐
ment 1 is converted.
Specifies the destination file type. The default file type is
application/pdf. Use printer/foo to convert to the printer format
defined by the filters in the PPD file.
Specifies the number of copies to generate.
Specifies options to pass to the CUPS filters.
Specifies the PPD file to use.
Specifies the document title.
Delete the PPD file after conversion.
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28 March 2014 CUPS cupsfilter(8)