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ppdmerge (1)

Name

ppdmerge - merge ppd files

Synopsis

ppdmerge [ -o output-ppd-file ] ppd-file ppd-file2 [ ... ppd-fileN ]

Description

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NAME
       ppdmerge - merge ppd files

SYNOPSIS
       ppdmerge [ -o output-ppd-file ] ppd-file ppd-file2 [ ... ppd-fileN ]

DESCRIPTION
       ppdmerge merges two or more PPD files into a single, multi-language PPD
       file.

       The -o option specifies the PPD file to create. If not  specified,  the
       merged  PPD  file is written to the standard output. If the output file
       already exists, the new


ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE  |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Availability   | print/cups       |
       +---------------+------------------+
       |Stability      | Volatile         |
       +---------------+------------------+
NOTES
       ppdmerge does not check whether the merged PPD files are for  the  same
       device.  Merging  of  different  device  PPDs  will yield unpredictable
       results.

SEE ALSO
       cupsprofile(1), ppdc(1), ppdhtml(1), ppdi(1), ppdpo(1), ppdcfile(5)
       http://localhost:631/help

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright 2007-2009 by Apple Inc.


       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source                was                downloaded                from
       http://ftp.easysw.com/pub/cups/1.4.5/cups-1.4.5-source.tar.bz2

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at http://www.cups.org/.



20 May 2008                          CUPS                          ppdmerge(1)