Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 76438
missing print filter entry for dvi
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:47:51 EDT
Description of Problem:
It is no longer possible to print dvi files directly using lpr.
This is due to a mising print filter entry for dvi files.
Adding a print filter
/TeX DVI file/ pipe/postscript/ /usr/bin/dvips -f
fixes the problem.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
This is intentional. Use 'dvips -o output.ps; lpr output.ps' instead.
I do not understand the intetion here? Why not making it userfriendly?
Moroever, people here are used to this and produce large amounts of