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RE: FW: Can you offer enscript.cfg file for cygwin?
- From: "Ma, Xiangjiang" <Xiangjiang dot Ma at broadvision dot com>
- To: "'cwilson at ece dot gatech dot edu'" <cwilson at ece dot gatech dot edu>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com, "'Gerrit P. Haase'" <gp at familiehaase dot de>
- Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2002 15:32:35 -0700
- Subject: RE: FW: Can you offer enscript.cfg file for cygwin?
I found your message on cygwin ( http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/ )
but could not reply there. I followed your advisor and made my
I added one line on my cshrc.csh
setenv PRINTER \\\\RW-PRT-02\\HP5SI-2
and use the default /etc/enscript.cfg
The only trouble I have is that for every job I printed,
I received an extra page with such contents:
PostScript Error Handler
Offending Command =
Error = nametype :undefined
How to escape such error message?
> > I have also problems with printing through lpr. Unfortunately I
> > couldn't figure out how to set it up correct yet.
> > There are some threads in the archives about printing without lpr,
> > maybe there are some hints?
> See my message posted a few minutes ago.
> Currently, lpr.exe from the cygutils package is not documented (at all),
> and it expects printer shares to be specified using backslash notation:
> of course, since those are backslashes, they have to be escaped:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerrit P. Haase [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 17, 2002 9:44 PM
> To: Ma, Xiangjiang
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: FW: Can you offer enscript.cfg file for cygwin?
> Hallo Xiangjiang,
> > It is better, though I still could not make it print out
> > anything
> Enscript uses 'lpr' from the cygutils package for printing
> to PRN.
> Printing under Cygwin was discussed a lot of times on this
> list and there is a really good reason why 'lpr' is in the
> cygutils package included.
> Please search the archives, I'm sorry that I cannot tell you
> some more right now, I will have to search the archives too
> before I know why you cannot print;)
> Please keep communication about Cygwin and Cygwin Aplications
> on the Cygwin mailinglist.
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