pdcrdflt utility: creates default auxiliary sheets, media, and queue in InfoPrint Manager for AIX or InfoPrint Manager for Linux


pdcrdflt [-c] ServerName


Enter the pdcrdflt utility to do these server configuration tasks:

  • Create the default queue (serverName -q)
  • Create the default logical destination (serverName -ld)
  • Create the default auxiliary sheets and media in a server.
  • If you specify the -c flag, pcrdflt
    • Sets the save-rip-files server attribute to true.
    • Creates the Basic default queue (ServerName-default-queue) and sets the assign-to-printer queue attribute to true
    • Creates logical destinations and associated initial value jobs for InfoPrint Submit.
  • Only a person with root user authority or the InfoPrint Manager user can run this command.

The default auxiliary sheets that this utility creates are:

  • accounting-log
  • blank
  • brief
  • full
  • job-ticket
  • none
  • 64xx

The default media that this utility creates are:

  • A3
  • A4
  • B4
  • B5
  • ledger
  • legal
  • letter
  • tabloid

You only need to run the pdcrdflt utility if the startsrv utility failed to create all the default objects.


The pdcrdflt utility uses this flag:

Configures the server for a basic installation. If you do not specify this flag, InfoPrint configures the server for a standard installation.


The argument value identifies the server to which the utility applies.

Valid argument values for the pdcrdflt utility are:

Specifies the name of the server to configure. You must specify the name.


  • To create the default objects for a server with the name srv1, enter:
    pdcrdflt srv1
  • To configure the server charlie for a basic installation and create the default objects for InfoPrint Submit, enter:
    pdcrdflt -c charlie