iec16022(1)                  General Commands Manual                 iec16022(1)

       iec16022 - program to generate 2d barcodes

       iec16022 [options]

       This manual page documents briefly the iec16022 command.

       iec16022 generates 2d barcodes conforming to the ISO/IEC 16022 standard
       (which is also known as Data Matrix and Semacode).

       These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long
       options starting with two dashes (`-').  A summary of options is included

       -s, --size WxH
              Sets the size of the generated barcode.

       -c, --barcode text
              Specifies the text to be encoded.

       --ecc 000|050|080|100|140|200
              Sets the type of ecc to be used (default: 200).

       -i, --infile filename
              Read input data from file.

       -o, --outfile filenmae
              Save output to file (instead of standard output).

       -f, --format Text|UTF-8|EPS|Bin|Hex|Stamp|PNG
              Set the output type.

       -?, --help
              Show summary of options.

              Show short overview of options.

       To produce a DataMatrix barcode for foobar in PNG format you need the
       following arguments:

       iec16022 -f PNG -c foobar -o foobar.png

       iec16022 was written by Adrian Kennard, Andrews & Arnold Ltd.

       This manual page was written by Jan Luebbe <>, for the
       Debian project (but may be used by others).

iec16022 0.2.5                     2006-01-14                        iec16022(1)