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lpinfo(8)			  Apple	Inc.			     lpinfo(8)

NAME
       lpinfo -	show available devices or drivers (deprecated)

SYNOPSIS
       lpinfo  [  -E  ]	 [  -h server[:port] ] [ -l ] [	--device-id device-id-
       string ]	[ --exclude-schemes scheme-list	] [ --include-schemes  scheme-
       list ] [	--language locale ] [ --make-and-model name ] [	--product name
       ] -m
       lpinfo [	-E ] [ -h server[:port]	] [ -l ] [  --exclude-schemes  scheme-
       list ] [	--include-schemes scheme-list ]	[ --timeout seconds ] -v

DESCRIPTION
       lpinfo lists the	available devices or drivers known to the CUPS server.
       The first form (-m) lists the available drivers,	while the second  form
       (-v) lists the available	devices.

OPTIONS
       lpinfo accepts the following options:

       -E   Forces encryption when connecting to the server.

       -h server[:port]
	    Selects an alternate server.

       -l   Shows a "long" listing of devices or drivers.

       --device-id device-id-string
	    Specifies  the  IEEE-1284  device ID to match when listing drivers
	    with the -m	option.

       --exclude-schemes scheme-list
	    Specifies a	comma-delimited	list of	device	or  PPD	 schemes  that
	    should  be	excluded  from	the results.  Static PPD files use the
	    "file" scheme.

       --include-schemes scheme-list
	    Specifies a	comma-delimited	list of	device	or  PPD	 schemes  that
	    should  be	included  in  the  results.   Static PPD files use the
	    "file" scheme.

       --language locale
	    Specifies the language to match when listing drivers with  the  -m
	    option.

       --make-and-model	name
	    Specifies  the  make  and model to match when listing drivers with
	    the	-m option.

       --product name
	    Specifies the product to match when	listing	drivers	 with  the  -m
	    option.

       --timeout seconds
	    Specifies the timeout when listing devices with the	-v option.

CONFORMING TO
       The lpinfo command is unique to CUPS.

EXAMPLES
       List all	devices:

	   lpinfo -v

       List all	drivers:

	   lpinfo -m

       List drivers matching "HP LaserJet":

	   lpinfo --make-and-model "HP LaserJet" -m

NOTES
       CUPS  printer drivers and backends are deprecated and will no longer be
       supported in a future feature release of	CUPS.  Printers	 that  do  not
       support	 IPP   can   be	  supported   using   applications   such   as
       ippeveprinter(1).

SEE ALSO
       lpadmin(8), CUPS	Online Help (http://localhost:631/help)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2007-2019 by Apple	Inc.

26 April 2019			     CUPS			     lpinfo(8)

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