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# 1  
Old 06-25-2008
Printing Landscape in Solaris 10

I can print lanscape to a printer in solaris 9 but it won't work in solaris 10 to the same printer. I'm using the same configuration and the same command which is below. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

lp -d hp4100 -o "c landscape" filename
# 2  
Old 06-25-2008
Tools Always done the options separately

Code:
> alias lp4
alias lp4='lp -dtech4b -o landscape -o c'

So, do either the 'c' or 'landscape' work? Nothing print?
# 3  
Old 06-30-2008
In solaris 9 the "c" and "landscape" options work but in solaris 10 they don't seem to or at least the landscape option doesn't. The printer will only print portrait in solaris 10. I'm using the same model script for both. Thanks!!!
# 4  
Old 06-30-2008
what printer are you using? If it gonna to be hP, i've got a clue for you.
# 5  
Old 07-01-2008
Its an hp4100dtn. I just figured it out. I use the postprint command and pipe it into the lp command. example: postprint -p l filename | lp -dprintername -o c
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