Bug 75041 - dvips cannot print to printer directly
dvips cannot print to printer directly
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 71650
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tetex (Show other bugs)
8.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-10-03 17:58 EDT by Mate Wierdl
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:47 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-03 17:58:18 EDT
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Description Mate Wierdl 2002-10-03 17:58:11 EDT
Description of Problem:
The command

dvips file

does not send the ouput to printer even if I specified the 
printcommand to be lpr when running texconfig.  In other words, I have

o|lpr

specified in config.ps.


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

tetex-dvips-1.0.7-57

How Reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. just run 

dvips file

2. 
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Actual Results:
$ dvips try
This is dvips(k) 5.86 Copyright 1999 Radical Eye Software (www.radicaleye.com)
' TeX output 2002.10.03:1646' -> |lpr
dvips: ! couldn't open output pipe



Expected Results:

the file should have printed on the printer.
Additional Information:
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2002-10-04 05:57:53 EDT
Already noted in bug #71650. 

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 71650 ***

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