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Hi, I am looking for a quick answer. How to print postscript files by using gs command? Let's say the HP printer's hostname is pname and the document name is pfile. The OS is RHEL 4 with cups enabled. I've read gs man but didn't get it well.
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sorry, it is a dumb question, but i could not find any answer in anything else.
does anybody know whether there is any postscript file reader for HP-Unix?
:) (1 Reply)
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How do I setup a printer queue to do postscript printing using UNIX commands? I setup a remote host/printer using the admintool (solaris), but it does not let me specify that this printer will print postscript. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pkappaz
GPR(1) General Commands Manual GPR(1)
gpr - a graphical frontend for lpr.
gpr [-h] [--help] [-P <printer>] [-J <job name>] [-r] [-n] [-p <flag>] [filename]...
gpr is a graphical interface to lpr that provides for easy configuration of printer-specific options. gpr interfaces with a PostScript
printer's PPD file to create a user-interface of configurable options. Based upon user choice, the device-specific option code is then
inserted into the PostScript job and sent to the printer. This can be used to tell the printer to duplex or staple the print job, or tell
it what paper tray to draw paper from. NOTE: gpr will detect if the file to be print is postscript, and, if not, it will call a2ps to pre-
process it before sending it to ppdfilt and to lpr.
gpr accepts the following options:
Show summary of options.
-P Specify a destination printer
-d Enable debugging output
-J lpr option: Job name to print on burst page
-r lpr option: Remove the files upon completion of spooling
-n gpr option: Print the command line rather than executing the command
gpr option: Use ppdfilt: 0 = Never, 1 = Always, 2 = with non-default PPD
The webpage for the GNULpr suite is at http://lpr.sf.org.