lpr command line syntax
Tue Sep 3 23:20:00 GMT 2013
Greetings, Rockefeller, Harry!
> The Cygwin lpr command requires both server and printer names, i.e.,
> $ lpr foo
> Sends a print job to a network printer
> Usage: lpr -S server -P printer [-C class] [-J job] [-o option] [-x] [-d] filename
I'm afraid, you're using Windows lpr command, rather than Cygwin.
(Yes, Windows DO have lpr command-line utility - it is a part of TCP/IP
installation, thus comes preinstalled on systems starting Windows '98.)
Though, I don't have Cygwin's lpr installed to compare records. Never had the
need for it.
> And then the command fails.
> Is this intended?
> Linux will use environment variable defaults, will it not?
Andrey Repin (firstname.lastname@example.org) 04.09.2013, <03:07>
Sorry for my terrible english...
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