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ln05jaof(8)							  ln05jaof(8)



NAME

  ln05jaof - Filter for	the Japanese DEClaser 2300 printer

SYNOPSIS

  /usr/lbin/ln05jaof [-c] [-h host] [-i	indent]	[-l length] [-L	locale]	[-n
  login] [-w width] [accounting_file]

OPTIONS

  -c  Prints control characters.

  -h host
      Specifies	the host name of the job owner.	This name can contain
      Japanese characters.

  -i indent
      Specifies	the amount of indentation. The default value is	no (no inden-
      tation).

  -l length
      Specifies	the page length	in lines. The default value is 66.

  -L locale
      Specifies	the printer codeset. This value	must be	a valid	locale name.
      The default value	is ja_JP.deckanji.

  -n login
      Specifies	the login name of the job owner. This name can contain
      Japanese characters.

  -w width
      Specifies	the page width in columns. The default value is	132.

OPERANDS

  accounting_file
      Specifies	the file to record accounting information.

DESCRIPTION

  The ln05jaof filter is used to filter	text data for the Japanese DEClaser
  2300 printer.	The filter handles the device dependencies of the printer and
  performs accounting functions. At print job completion times,	accounting
  records are written to the file specified by the af field in the
  /etc/printcap	file.

  The ln05jaof filter can handle plain text files and files preprocessed by
  nroff. The filter translates nroff control sequences for underlining,
  superscripting, and subscripting into	the proper control sequences for the
  DEClaser 2300	printer.

  The ln05jaof filter can be the specified filter in both the of and the if
  fields in the	/etc/printcap file. For	a description of these fields, see
  printcap(4).

  The DEClaser 2300 printer can	be configured to use the software on-demand
  loading (SoftODL) mechanism to print user-defined characters (UDCs). See
  i18n_printing(5) for a description of	SoftODL.

  To enable SoftODL printing, set the ys field in /etc/printcap	to 256.	 You
  can also set the default SoftODL database, style, and	size by	using the
  odldb	and odlstyle options of	the ya field.  If you specify a	value for the
  yt field, use	fifo.  For more	information on these fields and	associated
  options, refer to printcap(4).

NOTES

  The lpr command supports a number of options and associated arguments	to
  enable localization features supported by various printers. The following
  can be used with the ln05jaof	print filter:

  -A

      odldb
	  To specify the SoftODL database path

      odlstyle
	  To specify SoftODL font style	and size

  For a	complete description of	the -A option and its arguments, refer to
  lpr(1).

ERRORS

  The lf field (default	value is /dev/null) in the /etc/printcap file speci-
  fies the name	of the error log.

SEE ALSO

  Commands: lpr(1), pr(1), lpd(8), pac(8)

  Files: printcap(4)

  Others: i18n_printing(5)