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Old 09-07-2001
Solaris UNIX Printer Setup

I have a HP laserjet 5Si MX on a Microsoft network that I need to route my print output to. I have setup a host that amounts to just the ip address of the printer, and created a printer that is connected to that host. My print is sent directly to the printer, but it is not formatted correctly. Nowhere during the setup process am I allowed to select a driver for the printer that I am setting up. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 09-12-2001
/etc/printcap

Try looking into the structure and syntax of the /etc/printcap file to get started on a solution.
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Old 09-13-2001
what version of unix are you using because some versions no longer support the /etc/printcap file.
 

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