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b4a8492a 2.\" ppdpo man page for CUPS.
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4.\" Copyright © 2007-2019 by Apple Inc.
5.\" Copyright © 1997-2007 by Easy Software Products.
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7.\" Licensed under Apache License v2.0. See the file "LICENSE" for more
8.\" information.
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87030afb 10.TH ppdpo 1 "CUPS" "26 April 2019" "Apple Inc."
ac884b6a 11.SH NAME
b4a8492a 12ppdpo \- ppd message catalog generator (deprecated)
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13.SH SYNOPSIS
14.B ppdpo
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15[
16\fB\-D \fIname\fR[\fB=\fIvalue\fR]
17] [
18.B \-I
ac884b6a 19.I include-directory
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20] [
21.B \-o
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22.I output-file
23]
24.I source-file
25.SH DESCRIPTION
8072030b 26\fBppdpo\fR extracts UI strings from PPDC source files and updates either a GNU gettext or macOS strings format message catalog source file for translation.
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27\fBThis program is deprecated and will be removed in a future release of CUPS.\fR
28.SH OPTIONS
29\fBppdpo\fR supports the following options:
30.TP 5
31\fB\-D \fIname\fR[\fB=\fIvalue\fR]
32Sets the named variable for use in the source file.
33It is equivalent to using the \fI#define\fR directive in the source file.
34.TP 5
35\fB\-I \fIinclude-directory\fR
36Specifies an alternate include directory.
37Multiple \fI-I\fR options can be supplied to add additional directories.
38.TP 5
39\fB\-o \fIoutput-file\fR
40Specifies the output file.
8072030b 41The supported extensions are \fI.po\fR or \fI.po.gz\fR for GNU gettext format message catalogs and \fI.strings\fR for macOS strings files.
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42.SH NOTES
43PPD files are deprecated and will no longer be supported in a future feature release of CUPS.
44Printers that do not support IPP can be supported using applications such as
45.BR ippeveprinter (1).
ac884b6a 46.SH SEE ALSO
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47.BR ppdc (1),
48.BR ppdhtml (1),
49.BR ppdi (1),
50.BR ppdmerge (1),
51.BR ppdcfile(5),
52CUPS Online Help (http://localhost:631/help)
ac884b6a 53.SH COPYRIGHT
87030afb 54Copyright \[co] 2007-2019 by Apple Inc.