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NAME

foo2hiperc – Convert Ghostscript pbmraw or bitcmyk format into a HIPERC
printer stream

SYNOPSIS

foo2hiperc [options] hiperc-file

foo2hiperc [options] hiperc-file

foo2hiperc [options] hiperc-file

DESCRIPTION

foo2hiperc converts Ghostscript pbmraw, bitcmyk, or pksmraw output for‐
mats to monochrome or color HIPERC streams, for driving the Oki C310dn,
C3100, C3200, C3300n, C3400n, C5100n, C5500n, C5600n, and the C5800n
HIPERC printers.

COMMAND LINE

OPTIONS

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 [5100×6600].

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

──────────────────────────
Media HIPERC
──────────────────────────
plain 0
labels 1
transparency 2

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

┌─────────────┬─────────────────────┐
│ 1 A4 │ 2 letter │
│ 3 legal │ – – │
│ 5 A5 │ 6 B5jis │
│ 7 A6 │ 8 env Monarch │
│ 9 env DL │ 10 env C5 │
│11 env #10 │ 12 executive │
│13 env #9 │ 14 legal 13.5″ │
│15 A3 │ 16 tabloid/ledger │
└─────────────┴─────────────────────┘
-n copies
Number of copies [1].

-r xresxyres
Set device resolution in pixels/inch [600×600].

-s source
Source (InputSlot) code to send to printer [0].
│ │
│0 auto select │
│1 tray1 │ 2 tray2
│3 multi │ 4 manual

-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 foo2hiperc 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 HIPERC
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
only.

-Z compressed
Use uncompressed (0) or compressed (1) JBIG data.

Debugging Options
These options are used for debugging foo2hiperc.

-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].

EXAMPLES
Create a black and white HIPERC stream:

gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
-sPAPERSIZE=letter -r600x600 -sDEVICE=pbmraw
-sOutputFile=- – < testpage.ps | foo2hiperc -r600x600 -g5100x6600 -p0 >testpage.zm

Create a color HIPERC stream:

gs -q -dBATCH -dSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE
-sPAPERSIZE=letter -g5100x6600 -r600x600 -sDEVICE=bitcmyk
-sOutputFile=- – < testpage.ps | foo2hiperc -r600x600 -g5100x6600 -p0 >testpage.zc

FILES
/usr/bin/foo2hiperc

SEE ALSO

foo2hiperc-wrapper, hipercdecode

AUTHOR

Rick Richardson
http://foo2hiperc.rkkda.com/