MirOS Manual: xkbprint(1)


XKBPRINT(1)         UNIX Programmer's Manual          XKBPRINT(1)

NAME

     xkbprint - print an XKB keyboard description

SYNOPSIS

     xkbprint [options] source [ output_file ]

DESCRIPTION

     The xkbprint comman generates a printable or encapsulated
     PostScript description of the XKB keyboard description
     specified by source.  The source can be any compiled keymap
     (.xkm) file that includes a geometry description or an X
     display specification.  If an output_file is specified,
     xkbprint writes to it.  If no output file is specified,
     xkbprint creates replaces the extension of the source file
     with .ps or .eps depending on the requested format.  If the
     source is a non-local X display (e.g.:0), xkbprint appends
     the appropriate prefix to the display specification, replac-
     ing the colon with a dash.  For a local display, xkprint
     uses server-n where n is the number of the display.

OPTIONS

     -?, -help
             Prints a usage message.

     -color  Print using the colors specified in the geometry
             file;  by default, xkbprint prints a black-and-white
             image of the keyboard.

     -dflts  Attempt to compute default names for any missing
             components, such as keys.

     -diffs  Show symbols only where they are explicitly bound.

     -eps    Generate an encapsulated PostScript file.

     -fit    Fit the keyboard image on the page (default).

     -full   Print the keyboard at full size.

     -grid res
             Print a grid with resmm resolution over the key-
             board.

     -if fontName
             Specifies an internal PostScript type 1 font to dump
             to the specified output file or to fontName.pfa, if
             no output file is specified. No keyboard description
             is printed if an internal font is dumped.

     -label type
             Specifies the labels to be printed on keys;  legal
             types are: none, name,code,symbols.

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     -lc <locale>
             Specifies a locale in which KeySyms should be
             resolved.

     -level1 Generate level 1 PostScript.

     -level2 Generate level 2 PostScript.

     -lg group
             Print symbols in keyboard groups starting from
             group.

     -ll level
             Print symbols starting from shift level level.

     -mono   Generate black-and-white image of keyboard
             (default).

     -n num  Print num copies.

     -nkg num
             Print the symbols in num keyboard groups.

     -npk num
             Number of keyboard images to print on each page; for
             EPS files, this specifies the total number of key-
             board images to print.

     -o file Write output to file.

     -Rdirectory
             Use directory as the root directory; all path names
             are interpreted relative to directory.

     -pict which
             Controls use of pictographs instead of keysym names
             where available. which can be any of all, none, or
             common(default).

     -synch  Forces synchronization for X requests.

     -w level
             Sets warning level (0 for no warning, 10 for all
             warnings).

SEE ALSO

     X(7),xkbcomp(1)

COPYRIGHT

     Copyright 1995, Silicon Graphics Computer Systems Copyright
     1995, 1998  The Open Group
     See X(7) for a full statement of rights and permissions.

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AUTHOR

     Erik Fortune, Silicon Graphics

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