- print paper configuration information
[ [ -p
] [ -n
] [ -s
prints information about a given paper. The information that
can be obtained is the name of the paper, its size and its width or height.
When called without arguments, paperconf
prints the name of the system-
or user-specified paper, obtained by looking in order at the PAPERSIZE
environment variable, at the contents of the file specified by the
environment variable, at the contents of
or by using letter
as a fall-back value if none
of the other alternatives are successful. By default, width and height of the
paper are printed in PostScript points.
- -p paper
- Specify the name of the paper about which
information is asked.
- Use the default builtin paper name.
- Consider all known paper names.
- If the paper name is unknown, print it but issue a message
on the standard error and exit with a non-zero code.
- Print the name of the paper.
- Print the name of the paper with the first letter
- Print the size (width followed by height) of the
- Print the width of the paper.
- Print the height of the paper.
- Use centimetres as unit for paper size.
- Use millimetres as unit for paper size.
- Use inches as unit for paper size.
- Paper size to use regardless of what the papersize file
- Full path to a file containing the paper size to use.
- Contains the name of the system-wide default paper size to
be used if the PAPERSIZE and PAPERCONF variables are not
Yves Arrouye <firstname.lastname@example.org>