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foo2xqx(1)							    foo2xqx(1)

       foo2xqx - Convert Ghostscript pbmraw into a XQX printer stream

       foo2xqx [options] <pbmraw-file >xqx-file

       foo2xqx	converts  Ghostscript  pbmraw  to  monochrome XQX streams, for
       driving the HP LaserJet P1005/P1006/P1007/P1008, the HP LaserJet P1505,
       the HP LaserJet P2014, the HP LaserJet M1005 MFP, the HP LaserJet M1120
       MFP, the HP LaserJet Pro M1212nf MFP, and other XQX-based 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.

       -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 [1].

	      Media	     M1005
	      standard		1
	      transparency	2
	      envelope	      257
	      letterhead      259
	      thick	      261
	      postcard	      262
	      labels	      263

       -p paper
	      Paper code to send to printer [1].

	      │	 1   letter	 │   9	 A4	     │
	      │	 5   legal	 │  11	 A5	     │
	      │	 7   executive	 │  13	 B5	     │
	      │ 20   env #10	 │  27	 env DL	     │
	      │ 28   env C5	 │  34	 env B5	     │
	      │ 37   env Monarch │ 257	 16k 197x273 │
	      │263   16k 184x260 │ 264	 16k 195x270 │
       -n copies
	      Number of copies [1].

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

       -s source
	      Source (InputSlot) code to send to printer [7].

	      │1   upper │ 4   manual │
	      │2   lower │ 7   auto   │
       -t     Draft mode.  Every other pixel is white.

       -T density
	      Print density (1-5).  The default is 3 (medium).

       -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 foo2xqx 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  ZjStream

	      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

   Debugging Options
       These options are used for debugging foo2xqx.

       -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 XQX stream:

	      gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
		  -sPAPERSIZE=letter -r1200x600 -sDEVICE=pbmraw
		  -sOutputFile=- - <
	      | foo2xqx -r1200x600 -g10200x6600 -p1 >


       foo2xqx-wrapper(1), xqxdecode(1)

       Rick Richardson <>


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