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       hp-probe - Printer Discovery Utility


       Discover  HPLIP supported USB, parallel, and network attached printers.


       hp-probe [OPTIONS]


       Bus to probe:
              -b<bus> or --bus=<bus> <bus>:  cups,  usb*,  net,  bt,  fw,  par
              (*default) (Note: bt and fw not supported in this release.)

       Set Time to Live (TTL):
              -t<ttl> or --ttl=<ttl> (Default is 4).

       Set timeout:
              -o<timeout in secs.> or --timeout=<timeout is secs.>

       Filter by functionality:
              -e<filter  list>  or --filter=<filter list> <filter list>: comma
              separated list of one or more of: scan,  pcard,  fax,  copy,  or
              none*. (*none is the default)

              -s<search  re>  or  --search=<search  re>  <search re> must be a
              valid regular expression (not case sensitive)

       Network discovery method:
              -m<method> or --method=<method>: <method> is 'slp'* or 'mdns'.

       Set the logging level:
              -l<level> or  --logging=<level>  <level>:  none,  info*,  error,
              warn, debug (*default)

       Run in debug mode:
              -g (same as option: -ldebug)

       This help information:
              -h or --help


       Find all devices on the network:
              hp-probe -bnet

       Find all devices on USB that support scanning:
              hp-probe -busb -escan

       Find all networked devices that contain the name 'lnx' and that support
       photo cards or scanning:
              hp-probe -bnet -slnx -escan,pcard

       Find all devices that have queues installed in CUPS:
              hp-probe -bcups

       Find all devices on the USB bus:


       HPLIP  (Hewlett-Packard  Linux Imaging and Printing) is an HP developed
       solution for printing, scanning, and faxing with HP  inkjet  and  laser
       based printers in Linux.


       The  HPLIP site is available
       to get help, report bugs, make suggestions, discuss the  HPLIP  project
       or otherwise contact the HPLIP Team.


       Copyright (c) 2001-9 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

       This  software  comes  with  ABSOLUTELY  NO  WARRANTY.   This  is  free
       software,  and  you  are  welcome  to  distribute  it   under   certain
       conditions. See COPYING file for more details.