Cups / Mozilla printing issues [SOLVED].

Lewis Thompson purple at
Tue Aug 19 17:58:55 PDT 2003

On Mon, Aug 18, 2003 at 11:21:22PM -0500, Glenn Johnson wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 16, 2003 at 10:39:28PM +0100, Lewis Thompson wrote:
> >   I'm not sure if this isn't a bit off-topic but I hope somebody
> > might know the answer anyway.  I'm running 5.1-R and I've cups-lpr
> > (and all the other necessary stuff installed).  When I print from
> > mozilla-firebird (mozilla-gtk2 it uses, afaik) it does actually work
> > but it's printing is in what appears to be Courier New or some other
> > fixed-width font, instead of the font displayed on the page.  I know
> > I can print TT-fonts because I've printed stuff from AbiWord2 without
> > issues.  Furthermore the text is all ``squished''.  Any hints for
> > sorting this behaviour would be greatly appreciated.
> Upgrade your cups and ghostscript ports/packages to the latest and that
> should fix it.

You're right.  That's resolved the issue.  Thanks very much!

  Best wishes,


I was so much older then, I'm younger than that now.  --Bob Dylan, 1964.
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