Printing problems

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Wed Jul 23 14:53:34 PDT 2003

frank brierley <frank_n_brierley at> writes:

> I have a HP deskjet 640c attached to a freebsd 4.8 box.  This printer
> doesn't do plain text real easy, something to do with carrage return
> and line feed.  There are a few simple printing filters on the web
> that help print plain text with lpd, but ghostscript has me beaten.
> There is a port /usr/ports/print/hpijs that I've installed but it is
> setup for a different HP printer.  Does anyone know how to set all the
> ijs settings in the printing filter?

Personally, I find that the apsfilter port configures my DeskJet just fine...

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