Printing with lpd
kheuer2 at gwdg.de
Mon Aug 4 06:06:21 UTC 2008
On Mon, 4 Aug 2008, Martin Schweizer wrote:
> I'm playing around with lpd. My setup: a FreeBSD 7.0 server and a attached HP LaserJet 2840N (connected via ethernet), my
> hplj2840|lp|Hewlett Packard LaserJet 2840C:\
> and if-simple:
> /usr/local/bin/recode latin1..ibmpc
> The prints are ok so fare (incl. the german umlauts). If I print text mails out from mutt the seems ok too. But if the
> mails has some incorrect wrapped lines (> 72 caracters) the lines are not wrapped on the output. What do I worng here?
I'd add something like
/usr/bin/fold -s -w 80 | /usr/local/bin/recode latin1..ibmpc
to the filter script. I don't know whether there's an internal printer
setting for wrapping long lines.
GWDG, Am Fassberg, 37077 Goettingen, Germany, kheuer2 at gwdg.de
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