paperconf - print paper configuration informations
paperconf [ [ -p ] paper | -d | -a ] [ -z ] [ -n | -N ] [ -s | -w | -h
] [ -c | -m | -i ]
paperconf prints informations about a given paper. The informations
that can be obtaineed are 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 that order
at the PAPERCONF environment variable, at the contents of the file
specified by the PAPERSIZE environment variable or by using letter as a
last chance. By default, width and height of the paper are printed in
Specify the name of the paper about which informations are
-d Use the default builtin paper name.
-a Consider all known papers names.
-z If the paper name is unknown, print it but issue a message on
the standard error and exit with a non-zero code.
-n Print the name of the paper.
-N Print the name of the paper with the first letter capitalized.
-s Print the size (width followed by height) of the paper.
-w Print the width of the paper.
-h Print the height of the paper.
-c Use centimetres as unit for paper size.
-m Use millimetres as unit for paper size.
-i Use inches as unit for paper size.
PAPERCONF Paper size to use regardless of what the papersize
PAPERSIZE Full path to a file containing the paper size to
/etc/papersize Contains the name of the system-wide default paper
size to be used if the PAPERSIZE variable is not
Yves Arrouye <firstname.lastname@example.org>
24 April 2001 PAPERCONF(1)
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