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RE: How to print a file on a network printer from cygwin?
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Subject: RE: How to print a file on a network printer from cygwin?
- From: Arjen Bax <arjen dot bax at cmg dot nl>
- Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2001 14:23:58 +0200
Magnet Karlskrona [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] wrote on Wednesday,
April 11, 2001 3:55 PM:
> How can a print files on this printer from cygwin? Is there any
> "lpr" command?
If the printer is shared via NetBIOS you can send data to it by
redirecting to its NetBIOS name:
cat file > //host/printer
Or give a try to the freeware utility program redpr that comes with
Russell Lang's port redirection monitor redmon
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