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foo2lava(1)							   foo2lava(1)

       foo2lava - Convert Ghostscript pbmraw or bitcmyk format into a LAVAFLOW
       or a OPL printer stream

       foo2lava [options] <pbmraw-file >lava-file

       foo2lava [options] <bitcmyk-file >lava-file

       foo2lava [options] <pksmraw-file >lava-file

       foo2lava converts Ghostscript pbmraw, bitcmyk, or pksmraw  output  for‐
       mats  to	 monochrome  or color LAVAFLOW or OPL streams, for driving the
       Konica Minolta magicolor 2530 DL network color laser printer, the  Kon‐
       ica Minolta magicolor 2480/2480 MF AIO printer, and other Zenographics-
       based LAVAFLOW printers.

   Normal Options
       These are the options used to select the parameters of a print job that
       are usually controlled on a per job basis.

       -c     Force color mode if autodetect doesn't work.

       -d duplex
	      Duplex code to send to printer [1].
	      │	       │	       │
	      │1   off │ 2   long edge │ 3   short edge

       -g xpixxypix
	      Set page dimensions in pixels [10200x6600].

       -m media
	      Media code to send to printer [0].

	      Media	     2530DL
	      plain		0
	      transparency	4
	      thick stock      20
	      envelope	       22
	      letterhead       23
	      postcard	       25
	      labels	       26
	      recycled	       27

       -p paper
	      Paper code to send to printer [2].

	      │	 1   executive	 │  25	 A5	       │
	      │	 2   letter	 │  26	 A4	       │
	      │	 3   legal	 │  45	 B5jis	       │
	      │ 80   env Monarch │  65	 B5iso	       │
	      │ 81   env #10	 │  90	 env DL	       │
	      │ 91   env C5	 │  92	 env C6	       │
	      │835   4x6" photo	 │ 837	 10x15cm photo │
       -n copies
	      Number of copies [1].

       -r xresxyres
	      Set device resolution in pixels/inch [1200x600].

       -s source
	      Source (InputSlot) code to send to printer [255].
	      │		  │
	      │1   Tray 1 │ 255	  auto
	      │4   Tray 2 │

       -t     Draft mode.  Every other pixel is white.

       -J filename
	      Filename string to send to printer.

       -U username
	      Username string to send to printer.

   Printer Tweaking Options
       These are the options used to customize the operation of foo2lava for a
       particular printer.

       -u xoffxyoff
	      Set the offset of the start of the  printable  region  from  the
	      upper left corner, in pixels [0x0].

       -l xoffxyoff
	      Set the offset of the end of the printable region from the lower
	      right corner, in pixels [0x0].

       -L mask
	      Send logical clipping amounts implied by -u/-l in	 the  LAVAFLOW
	      stream [3].

	      0	  don't send any logical clipping amounts
	      1	  only send Y clipping amount
	      2	  only send X clipping amount
	      3	  send both X and Y clipping amounts

       -A     AllIsBlack: convert C=1,M=1,Y=1 to just K=1.  Works with bitcmyk
	      input only.

       -B     BlackClears: K=1 forces C,M,Y to 0.  Works  with	bitcmyk	 input

       -z model
	      Model.  The  default is [0].

	      model   protocol	 Description
	      0	      LAVAFLOW	 magicolor 2490 MF
	      0	      LAVAFLOW	 magicolor 2530 DL
	      1	      OPL	 magicolor 2480 MF
	      2	      LAVAFLOW	 magicolor 1600W
	      2	      LAVAFLOW	 magicolor 1680MF
	      2	      LAVAFLOW	 magicolor 1690MF

   Debugging Options
       These options are used for debugging foo2lava.

       -S plane
	      Output just a single color plane from a color print and print it
	      on the black plane.  The default is to output all color planes.

	      1	  Cyan
	      2	  Magenta
	      3	  Yellow
	      4	  Black

       -D level
	      Set Debug level [0].

       Create a black and white LAVAFLOW stream:

	      gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
		  -sPAPERSIZE=letter -r1200x600 -sDEVICE=pbmraw
		  -sOutputFile=- - <
	      | foo2lava -r1200x600 -g10200x6600 -p1 >

       Create a color LAVAFLOW stream:

	      gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
		  -sPAPERSIZE=letter -g10200x6600 -r1200x600 -sDEVICE=bitcmyk
		  -sOutputFile=- - <
	      | foo2lava -r1200x600 -g10200x6600 -p1 >testpage.zc


       foo2lava-wrapper(1), lavadecode(1)

       Rick Richardson <>


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