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How to print from sh file

File prindi.sh contains /usr/bin/lpr –P SL-M3325ND <teade.pdf its inovoking returns error /usr/bin/lpr: Error - unable to access "–P" - No such file or directory If this command in invoked ...
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Printed text from *nix (Linux or Unix) to a Samba / LPD Windows print server skewed text

I'm asking my question under the "managing the hardware or software of servers, workstations, storage or networks" part of the site. Someone setup an EPSON DFX-9000 printer on a Windows 7 PC, ...
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Printing HTTPS Webpages in CLI

I have a CentOS 6.6 server, and I am trying to print https://* webpages using the following commands: html2ps https://mywebsite/blah.html | lpr My printer prints out a paper for all HTTPS print ...
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How can i print to an alternate LPD port from Windows Server 2012?

I have a Mac setup using LPD to a remote printer/port and it works great. I'm trying to add the same printer on a Windows server and it fails. I've tried standard TCP/IP port specifying the IP as 9.3....
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lpr command is different on the dev and production machine?

I'm printing some files (labels) directly from the server. On my development machine (Xubuntu 12.04) the following works: lpr -P QL-720 -H 192.168.171.53 /tmp/labels/OAQRJECIDP On the production ...
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Why do lp and lpr return unauthorized?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 with latest updates. Here are my system's protections for lp and lpr. root@steamboy:/usr/bin# ls -l lp -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 13540 2011-09-12 10:41 lp root@steamboy:/usr/...
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LPR command won't recognize CUPS printer

I have a cups server with one shared printer configured on it. It prints test pages without problems. printername (Idle, Accepting Jobs, Shared) Description: desc Location: Driver: Zebra ZPL ...
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LPR Print Queue to File output Windows Server

How can I set up a LPR Print Queue on a Windows 2008 Server and redirect the queued reports to a file location on the network?
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Why do I get an “No default printer” error when using “ssh lpr” but not when I ssh in?

I have a remote (linux) server that I ssh to from my (also linux) pc to print my stuff. Everything works if I do: ssh ${remote_server} (now in remote server) lpr readme.txt Or: ...
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printing directly to (not from) php

Would it be possible to create a php script on a local server that could handle printing? I'm not sure it's possible, but am curious.... I'm thinking... create a local printer, use custom port ...
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BSD printer not recognized by Firebird

I am using BSD lpr services (BSD printing on Linux). I WAS using CUPS, but removed it in favour of the older printing system. Now Firebird/Iceweasel thinks that there are NO PRINTERS. What do I ...
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What LPR arguments do I need to print a 1400x800 pixel image on a 4x6 label?

This is driving me nuts. UPS sends our system a 1400x800 GIF image of a shipping label, which is supposed to fit nicely on a 4x6 page. Unfortunately, I can't seem to get the command line options ...
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LPR Printing InputSlot Issues

I am printing from a Unix system to a Xerox Phaser 4510 (altho I have also had issues printing to a Xerox WorkCentre 7765). I am using LPR and trying to choose the InputSlot The lpoptions show the ...
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number of characters per line printed by lpr

How do I set the number of characters per line when printing a file using lp or lpr? It seems like it's fixed at 80.
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LPR on Windows: Can you specify # of copies?

In Linux, you can use lpr -#5 foo.txt to get 5 copies of a document when sending to an LPD-based print server. The Windows (XP, 2003, 2008) version of LPR supplied by MS doesn't seem to have this ...