thinkjettopbm - Man Page

convert HP ThinkJet printer commands file to PBM

Examples (TL;DR)






This program is part of Netpbm(1).

thinkjettopbm reads HP ThinkJet printer commands from the standard input, or thinkjet_file if specified, and writes a PBM image to Standard Output.  

thinkjettopbm silently ignores text and non-graphics command sequences.


In addition to the options common to all programs based on libnetpbm (most notably -quiet, see Common Options ), thinkjettopbm recognizes the following command line option:


Turns on debugging messages which are written to the standard error stream.


The program handles only a small subset of ThinkJet command sequences, but enough to convert screen images from older HP test equipment.

See Also

pnmtopclxl(1), pbmtolj(1), ppmtolj(1), ppmtopj(1), pjtoppm(1), pbm(1)


Copyright (C) 2001 by W. Eric Norum

Document Source

This manual page was generated by the Netpbm tool 'makeman' from HTML source.  The master documentation is at

Referenced By

pbmtolj(1), pnmtopclxl(1), ppmtolj(1), ppmtopj(1), ppmtopjxl(1).

03 April 2001 netpbm documentation