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XKBPRINT(1)							   XKBPRINT(1)

NAME
       xkbprint	- print	an XKB keyboard	description

SYNOPSIS
       xkbprint	[options] source [ output_file ]

DESCRIPTION
       The  xkbprint  comman  generates	a printable or encapsulated PostScript
       description of the XKB keyboard description specified by	 source.   The
       source  can be any compiled keymap (.xkm) file that includes a geometry
       description or an X display specification.  If an output_file is	speci-
       fied,  xkbprint writes to it.  If no output file	is specified, xkbprint
       creates replaces	the extension of the source  file  with	 .ps  or  .eps
       depending on the	requested format.  If the source is a non-local	X dis-
       play (e.g.:0), xkbprint appends the appropriate prefix to  the  display
       specification,  replacing  the colon with a dash.  For a	local display,
       xkprint uses server-n where n is	the number of the display.

OPTIONS
       -?, -help
	       Prints a	usage message.

       -color  Print using the colors specified	 in  the  geometry  file;   by
	       default,	 xkbprint  prints  a black-and-white image of the key-
	       board.

       -dflts  Attempt to compute default names	for  any  missing  components,
	       such as keys.

       -diffs  Show symbols only where they are	explicitly bound.

       -eps    Generate	an encapsulated	PostScript file.

       -fit    Fit the keyboard	image on the page (default).

       -full   Print the keyboard at full size.

       -grid res
	       Print a grid with resmm resolution over the keyboard.

       -if fontName
	       Specifies  an  internal	PostScript  type 1 font	to dump	to the
	       specified output	file or	to fontName.pfa, if no output file  is
	       specified.   No	keyboard description is	printed	if an internal
	       font is dumped.

       -label type
	       Specifies the labels to be printed on keys;  legal  types  are:
	       none, name,code,symbols.

       -lc _locale_
	       Specifies a locale in which KeySyms should be resolved.

       -level1 Generate	level 1	PostScript.

       -level2 Generate	level 2	PostScript.

       -lg group
	       Print symbols in	keyboard groups	starting from group.

       -ll level
	       Print symbols starting from shift level level.

       -mono   Generate	black-and-white	image of keyboard (default).

       -n num  Print num copies.

       -nkg num
	       Print the symbols in num	keyboard groups.

       -npk num
	       Number of keyboard images to print on each page;	for EPS	files,
	       this specifies the total	number of keyboard images to print.

       -o file Write output to file.

       -Rdirectory
	       Use directory as	the root directory; all	path names are	inter-
	       preted relative to directory.

       -pict which
	       Controls	 use  of  pictographs  instead	of  keysym names where
	       available.  which can be	any of all, none, or  common(default).

       -synch  Forces synchronization for X requests.

       -w level
	       Sets warning level (0 for no warning, 10	for all	warnings).

SEE ALSO
       X(7),xkbcomp(1)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  1995,	Silicon	Graphics Computer Systems Copyright 1995, 1998
       The Open	Group
       See X(7)	for a full statement of	rights and permissions.

AUTHOR
       Erik Fortune, Silicon Graphics

XFree86				 Version 4.7.0			   XKBPRINT(1)

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