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Prints the ID of the printer on a USB port.

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usb_printerid(1)                     General Commands Manual                     usb_printerid(1)

NAME usb_printerid - prints the ID of the printer on a USB port
SYNOPSIS usb_printerid [options] /dev/usb/lpNNN
DESCRIPTION usb_printerid prints the identification of the printer on a USB port using the ioctl con‐ trol LPIOC_GET_DEVICE_ID.
EXAMPLES Print the USB info before and after downloading the firmware. # usb_printerid /dev/usb/lp0 GET_DEVICE_ID string: MFG:Hewlett-Packard;MDL:HP LaserJet 1020;CMD:ACL;CLS:PRINTER;\ DES:HP LaserJet 1020; # cp /lib/firmware/hp/sihp1020.dl /dev/usb/lp0 # usb_printerid /dev/usb/lp0 GET_DEVICE_ID string: MFG:Hewlett-Packard;MDL:HP LaserJet 1020;CMD:ACL;CLS:PRINTER;\ DES:HP LaserJet 1020;FWVER:20050309;
FILES /usr/bin/usb_printerid, /lib/firmware/hp/*
SEE ALSO arm2hpdl(1)
AUTHOR Rick Richardson <@comcast.net> http://foo2zjs.rkkda.com/
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