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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have been searching for a solution to a printing issue for several months now and have come up with no decently working solution. Please give input.
We have an old inventory control program running on TRU64 Unix V5.1B operating system. Around 2003 it was virtualized onto VMware via AVT's... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Ken_Snauffer
We have a post script enabled printer setup. But when we send any .ps file using ps to this printer we are getting this error:
Cannot print postscript file because No postscript print queue exists for this printer.
Print queue name Xerox
Printer name... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: mansmaan
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I ported application from SysV to Linux and run into troubles with printing.
Application uses lp and HP JetDirect-based printers, it inserts HP control codes in the file and uses plain lp -d dest doc-file command to print it.
The Linux (Ubuntu 8) has CUPS system, which I am not familiar... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: migurus
This is an easy one but have no clue how to start. I am connecting via a PC running XP using putty. I have a printer attached to my PC. I need to print stuff. How can I set up this printer?
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The... (2 Replies)
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5. UNIX and Linux Applications
I need your help in understanding this: :rolleyes:
I want to print the error numbers returned by the system calls (not the actual integers but the strings that they match to). The error numbers like EACCESS, ENOMEM, ENOENT etc ...
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've looked around and am able to print landscape to a PCL 5 printer with this command:
lp -o landscape -o cpi=20 -o page-right=30 -o page-left=30
-d <printer> <file>.
Which gives me a nice 200 columns.
But, when I send the same output and the same commands to a PCL 6 printer, it comes... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: tariqjamal
I've got this issue which has me stumped. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Printers which i have added through SAM, as remote printers with their IP address, only print the first line.
Any text file is sent through to the printer only prints the very first line of the file, and the... (18 Replies)
Discussion started by: nubix
8. IP Networking
We were printing to a serial laser printer with all the HP codes to generate a form (i.e. lines, boxes, etc.) Thus the file is filled w/ control codes. We are switching to an IP printer and we can no longer print directly to the device (i.e. cp text /dev/tty11). It looks like we have to use the lp... (2 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am having difficulty sending a control sequence ESC&l5H (print to middle tray) to a HP printer (lp4).It is ignoring the command. I am using the following syntax in an executable file :
echo "'/033'&l5H" > /dev/lp4
lp -dlp4 filename
a) Is /033 'escape' ?
b) What is the correct syntax ? (5 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
using c-shell, does anyone know how to send control characters to the printer before the job?
I need to set a printer to print in condensed mode
HELP (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mglinsk