LPR problem ?

Andrey Repin anrdaemon@yandex.ru
Wed Mar 26 20:40:00 GMT 2014

Greetings, David Masterson!

> I've installed the complete Cygwin environment on my Windows 8.1 system.
> When I try to use 'lpr',

lpr to where?...

> it seems like the file is printed properly *except* nothing comes out of the
> printer.  This is a Dell AIO 810 printer that, once I installed the proper
> driver, doesn't seem to have a problem printing from Windows via (say)
> Notepad.  When I 'lpr' a file under Cygwin,

Are you sure you're using Cygwin's LPR, and not Windows own?

> there is no errors and, in fact, the dialog box showing
> that the file is being printed comes up, cycles out to 99%, thinks for a
> few seconds, goes to 100%, and then seems to be done.  The problem is
> that nothing comes out of the printer.

What dialog box?

> Anyone have ideas on how to debug this??

Andrey Repin (anrdaemon@yandex.ru) 21.03.2014, <16:37>

Sorry for my terrible english...

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