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9<h1 class="title">cups-config(1)</h1>
10<h2 class="title"><a name="NAME">Name</a></h2>
11cups-config - get cups api, compiler, directory, and link information.
12<h2 class="title"><a name="SYNOPSIS">Synopsis</a></h2>
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13<b>cups-config</b>
14--api-version
94436c5a 15<br>
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16<b>cups-config</b>
17--build
94436c5a 18<br>
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19<b>cups-config</b>
20--cflags
94436c5a 21<br>
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22<b>cups-config</b>
23--datadir
94436c5a 24<br>
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25<b>cups-config</b>
26--help
94436c5a 27<br>
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28<b>cups-config</b>
29--ldflags
94436c5a 30<br>
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31<b>cups-config</b>
32[
33<i>--image</i>
34] [
35<i>--static</i>
36] --libs
94436c5a 37<br>
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38<b>cups-config</b>
39--serverbin
94436c5a 40<br>
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41<b>cups-config</b>
42--serverroot
94436c5a 43<br>
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44<b>cups-config</b>
45--version
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46<br>
47<h2 class="title"><a name="DESCRIPTION">Description</a></h2>
48<b>cups-config</b> is the CUPS program configuration utility. It should be
49used by application developers to determine the necessary command-line
50options for the compiler and linker, as well as determining installation
51directories for filters, configuration files, and drivers.
52<h2 class="title"><a name="OPTIONS">Options</a></h2>
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53<dl class="man">
54<dt>--api-version
55<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 56Displays the current API version (major.minor).
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57<dt>--build
58<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 59Displays a system-specific build number.
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60<dt>--cflags
61<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 62Displays the necessary compiler options.
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63<dt>--datadir
64<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 65Displays the default CUPS data directory.
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66<dt>--help
67<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 68Displays the program usage message.
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69<dt>--image
70<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 71When used with <i>--libs</i>, adds the CUPS imaging library to the
94436c5a 72list of displayed libraries.
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73<dt>--ldflags
74<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 75Displays the necessary linker options.
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76<dt>--libs
77<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 78Displays the necessary librarys to link to.
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79<dt>--serverbin
80<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 81Displays the default CUPS binary directory,
94436c5a 82where filters and backends are stored.
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83<dt>--serverroot
84<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 85Displays the default CUPS configuration file directory.
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86<dt>--static
87<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 88When used with <i>--libs</i>, shows the static libraries instead
94436c5a 89of the default (shared) libraries.
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90<dt>--version
91<dd style="margin-left: 5.0em"><br>
c277f98c 92Displays the full version number of the CUPS installation
94436c5a 93(major.minor.patch).
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94436c5a 95<h2 class="title"><a name="SEE_ALSO">See Also</a></h2>
c277f98c 96<a href="http://localhost:631/help">http://localhost:631/help</a>
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97<h2 class="title"><a name="COPYRIGHT">Copyright</a></h2>
98Copyright 2007-2013 by Apple Inc.
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