PAPERCONFIG(8) Linux Administrator’s Manual PAPERCONFIG(8)
paperconfig – configure the system default paper size
paperconfig [ -v,–version ] [ -h,–help ] [ -p, –paper papername |
paperconfig sets the system (or default) paper to be used by tools
using the papersize file. It can either ask interactively for the
paper to use or be called non-interactively by scripts.
When the paper size has been changed, paperconfig notifies other pack‐
ages of the change by running the scripts in the /etc/libpaper.d direc‐
Print the version of paperconfig and exit.
Print help about usage and exit.
-p, –paper papername
Use papername if possible. If papername is not a valid paper,
print an error message and exit.
Force interactive selection of the system paper even if the
actual paper is a valid one.
PAPERCONF Full path to a file containing the paper size to use; this
file will be rewritten with the system paper size.
/etc/papersize Contains the name of the system-wide default paper
size to be used if the PAPERSIZE variable is not
/etc/libpaper.d Directory of scripts to run after the paper size
has been changed. This package puts no scripts
here, but other packages may.
Debian/Linux 5 January 2005 PAPERCONFIG(8)