cups-pdf (print/cups-pdf) Add to my watchlist

Provides a print-to-PDF feature through CUPS

This software is designed to produce PDF files in a heterogeneous network by providing a PDF printer on the central fileserver.

Version: 2.6.1 License: GPL-2+ GitHub
Maintainers No Maintainer
Categories textproc print
Homepage https://www.cups-pdf.de/
Platforms darwin
Variants -

"cups-pdf" depends on

build (1)

Ports that depend on "cups-pdf"

No ports


Port notes

*************************************************************
If this is the first installation, there are a couple of items to do:
- First, symlinks in /usr are needed for CUPS to see cups-pdf, so run
(it will run sudo so may ask for your password):
${prefix}/libexec/cups-pdf_links.sh
- Edit ${prefix}/etc/cups/cups-pdf.conf as needed
- Finally, tell cupsd to update (it may not be running on 10.5+):
sudo killall -1 cupsd
*************************************************************

As of Mac OS X 10.6, cups can no longer write into user directories, so
the output directory for cups-pdf has been updated to reflect this.
cups-pdf will now write PDF files into ${prefix}/var/spool/cups-pdf/$USER .
You can create a symlink to this location from Desktop to have it behave as
before:
ln -s ${prefix}/var/spool/cups-pdf/$USER ~/Desktop/cups-pdf

If you are upgrading, your ${prefix}/etc/cups/cups-pdf.conf file will
not be touched, and will probably need the Out parameter updated; see the
${prefix}/etc/cups/cups-pdf.conf.dist file for an example.


Port Health:

Loading Port Health

Installations (30 days)

6

Requested Installations (30 days)

5

Livecheck results

cups-pdf seems to have been updated (port version: 2.6.1, new version: 3.0.1)

livecheck ran: 1 day, 8 hours ago