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NAME

cups-config - get cups api, compiler, directory, and link information.

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options
See Also
Copyright

SYNOPSIS

cups-config --api-version
cups-config --cflags
cups-config --datadir
cups-config --help
cups-config --ldflags
cups-config [ --image ] [ --static ] --libs
cups-config --serverbin
cups-config --serverroot
cups-config --version

DESCRIPTION

cups-config is the CUPS program configuration utility. It should be used by application developers to determine the necessary command-line options for the compiler and linker, as well as determining installation directories for filters, configuration files, and drivers.

OPTIONS

--api-version
  Displays the current API version (major.minor).
--cflags
  Displays the necessary compiler options.
--datadir
  Displays the default CUPS data directory.
--help
  Displays the program usage message.
--image
  When used with --libs, adds the CUPS imaging library to the list or displayed libraries.
--ldflags
  Displays the necessary linker options.
--libs
  Displays the necessary librarys to link to.
--serverbin
  Displays the default CUPS binary directory, where filters and backends are stored.
--serverroot
  Displays the default CUPS configuration file directory.
--static
  When used with --libs, shows the static libraries instead of the default (shared) libraries.
--version
  Displays the full version number of the CUPS installation (major.minor.patch).

SEE ALSO

http://localhost:631/help

COPYRIGHT

Copyright 2007 by Apple Inc.


11 February 2006 cups-config (1) Common UNIX Printing System
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