lpr problem (was: Re: FW: Can you offer enscript.cfg file for cygwin?)

Gerrit P. Haase freeweb@nyckelpiga.de
Fri Apr 19 11:13:00 GMT 2002

Dave schrieb:

> Like Xiangjiang, I am also stumped on how to configure the Cygwin 'lpr'
> so that it can be used by enscript.  I searched the archives but didn't
> succeed in finding anything that seemed to help.

> Here are the messages I get:

> lpr: can't open 'prn' for writing
> lpr: The printer name is invalid.

> If it helps any, the printer I want to use is on the network but
> associated with lpt1 through an NT login script.  It is able to print
> either PCL or PS.

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?


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