1. NAME

foo2oak - Convert Ghostscript pbmraw, pgmraw or bitcmyk format into an OAKT printer stream

2. SYNOPSIS

foo2oak [ options "] <" pbmraw-file " >" OAKT-file

foo2oak [ options "] <" pgmraw-file " >" OAKT-file

foo2oak [ options "] <" bitcmyk-file " >" OAKT-file

3. DESCRIPTION

foo2oak converts Ghostscript pbmraw or bitcmyk output formats to monochrome or color OAKT streams, for driving the HP Color LaserJet 1500 laser printer, Kyocera KM-1636/KM-2035 copiers, and other OAKT-based printers.

4. COMMAND LINE OPTIONS

4.1. 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.
  • -g\0 xpix x ypix
        Set page dimensions in pixels [10200x6600].
  • -m\0 media
        Media code to send to printer [1].
  • -p\0 paper
        Paper code to send to printer [1].
  • -n\0 copies
        Number of copies [1].
  • -r\0 xres x yres
        Set device resolution in pixels/inch [600x600].
  • -s\0 source
        Source (InputSlot) code to send to printer [7].
  • -J\0 filename
        Filename string to send to printer.
  • -U\0 username
        Username string to send to printer.
l l
l n.
_
Media Code
_
autoselect 0
plain 1
preprinted 2
letterhead 3
transparency 4
prepunched 5
labels 6
bond 7
recycled 8
color 9
cardstock 10
envelope 11
light 13
tough 14
vellum 15
rough 16
thick 19
highqual 20
box;
| n l | n l.
1 letter 3 ledger
5 legal 6 statement
7 executive 8 A3
9 A4 11 A5
12 B4 13 B5jis
14 folio 19 env9
20 env10 27 envDL
28 envC5 30 envC4
37 envMonarch 257 A6
258 B6 259 B5iso
260 env6
| n l | n l.
1 tray1 4 manual
7 auto

4.2. Printer Tweaking Options

These are the options used to customize the operation of foo2oak for a particular printer.

  • -u\0 xoff x yoff
        Set the offset of the start of the printable region from the upper left corner, in pixels [0x0].
  • -l\0 xoff x yoff
        Set the offset of the end of the printable region from the lower right corner, in pixels [0x0].
  • -L\0 mask
        Send logical clipping amounts implied by -u/-l in the OAKT stream [3].
  • -A
        Turn off: conversion of C=1,M=1,Y=1 to pure black.
  • -B
        Turn off: K=1 forces C,M,Y to 0.
  • -M\0 mirror
        Mirror bytes. Mirror is 0 for Kyocera KM-1635/KM-2035 and 1 for the HP Color LaserJet 1500. The default is 1.
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

4.3. Debugging Options

These options are used for debugging foo2oak.

  • -S\0 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.
  • -D\0 level
        Set Debug level [0].
1 Cyan
2 Magenta
3 Yellow
4 Black

5. EXAMPLES

Create a black and white OAKT stream:

 
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gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
    -sPAPERSIZE=letter -r600x600 -sDEVICE=pbmraw
    -sOutputFile=- - < testpage.ps
| foo2oak -r600x600 -g5100x6600 -p1 >testpage.oak

Create a color OAKT stream:

 
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gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
    -sPAPERSIZE=letter -g5100x6600 -r600x600 -sDEVICE=bitcmyk
    -sOutputFile=- - < testpage.ps
| foo2oak -r600x600 -g5100x6600 -p1 >testpage.oak

6. FILES

R /usr/bin/foo2oak

7. SEE ALSO

R foo2oak-wrapper (1),

R oakdecode (1)

8. AUTHOR

Rick Richardson < >
http://foo2oak.rkkda.com/ .em pdf_outline