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Re: Printing in Cygwin
- From: Olaf Foellinger <Olaf dot Foellinger at bln dot sesa dot de>
- To: Cygwin <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 19:04:52 +0200
- Subject: Re: Printing in Cygwin
- References: <5077A869-6B74-11D7-8450-0003930A6566@apple.com>
On Thu, Apr 10, 2003 at 09:48:54AM -0700, Robert Pollard wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have been doing some research and can't come up with any information
> on how to print from the command line as you would in Unix/Linux. I
> can't find lp, lpr or anything resembling these commands. I have
> looked at pr but it doesn't indicate that it sends output to the
> printer. All I understand it does is prepare a file to be printed.
> The next question would be how do I set up the printer I want to print
> to. The printer is a HP LaserJet 5000 and on our local network.
> My ultimate goal is to print from emacs but I figured the first step
> would be to print from the command line since emacs probably will use
> the lp command.
> Any documents or information you can point me to would be greatly
This problem and the solution has been discussed on the list several
times. Please check the archives.
Gruss Olaf Föllinger
S.E.S.A. Software und Systeme AG
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