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RE: printing from within Cygwin
- From: "Robinow, David" <drobinow at dayton dot adroit dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 6 Sep 2002 13:53:13 -0400
- Subject: RE: printing from within Cygwin
> From: Nicholas Wourms [mailto:email@example.com]
> --- Dario Alcocer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 04, 2002 at 10:26:36AM -0700, Shankar Unni wrote:
> > > Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> > > I wonder if it's possible to build the Cygwin gs with these
> > > Or at least the Windows devices? There are the "mswindll", "mswinprn"
> > > and "mswinpr2" devices, and the "display" device for the Windows
> > > display (the one that "gswin32" pops up).
> > Yes, it's definitely doable; it's on my long list of "to-do" items.
> > As soon as I have more "free time" I'll do it.
> Please don't do this, I'd rather have gs act like gs does in unix.
> Having it act like the win32 version defeats the whole purpose. If
> he wants a win32 version, why doesn't he just use the win32 version.
> What happens if we get a full lpd which accesses the parallel port
> via a dev point? I'm sure there are other examples, but again if you
> want a win32 version go get the win32 version and add it to your
I count 86 available devices in Cygwin gs. I don't think a few more will
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