device.position.longitude
device.position.longitude

device.position.longitude

This printer setting retrieves/sets the geographic longitudinal position.

Setvar

To set the longitudinal position of the printer:
! U1 setvar "device.position.longitude" "value"
Values
  • The value is in decimal degrees from 0.0 to +/-180.0.
  • The value is saved as a double precision floating point number.
Default
"0.0"

Getvar

To retrieve the longitudinal position of the printer:
! U1 getvar "device.position.longitude"
Values
The value is returned with 6 decimal places. A value of 0.000001 degree is on the order of no more than 0.1 meter of distance on the earth's surface. (The correspondence between degrees and length on the earth's surface varies from approximately 0.1 meter at the equator to 0.0 at the poles.)
Example
! U1 setvar "device.position.longitude" "25.123456"