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Printing PDF - prints 50Mb from 1Mb PDF file ..

I have this PDF file which is just 1Mb - 30 pages . So when I send it to printer ( HP 1320 ) i see that computer sends almost 50Mb to the printer. How is that possible ? I know that PDF is ...
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Elastix eFax Unicode support

We are using Elastix as an eFax system, the issue is that when trying to send Arabic text it appeas as "????". The issue appears to be in converting the text to postscript, Elastix uses HylaFax as ...
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Certain PostScript prints from SAP cause flood on RPM server

This situation may be a little localised, but the root of the problem means that it may happen as long as you're passing PostScript (and possibly other types of print jobs) through a firewall with ...
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Intercept and modify postscript files to change MediaPosition

I am looking for a way to intercept a Postscript file sent to a printer and run it through a script that will modify the MediaPosition commands to the ones appropriate for my printer, before sending ...
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Shell command slow when using pipe, fast with intermediate file

Does anyone understand this huge difference in processing time, when using an intermediate file, or when using a pipe? I'm converting tiff to pdf using standard tools on a fresh debian squeeze server. ...
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Solaris 10: installing ghostscript

I installed ghostscript-9.04 and its dependencies from sunfree and was receiving error for missing certain libraries. Then I removed the 9.04 version and installed ...
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Printing from Linux to HP P4515x Mailbox

I need to be able to print from my CentOS 5 server to our HP P4515x printer mailbox (output bin/stacker). I am already able to print as normal from the server to the printer but I cannot figure out ...
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Postscript 3 emulation

A college needs to print multitudes of documents in a Mac environment. They get quotes for similar devices from two network digital copier competitors - one boasts an Adobe PostScript 3 print driver, ...
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How to configure a printer to dump the printout as image or post script file-automatically?

Today I configure windows printer drivers with FILE:(Print to File) URL. http://i950.photobucket.com/albums/ad342/jayanmn/image007.png This way when I goto print files, the application prompts for a ...
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How can I send raw postscript to a remote printer via CUPS?

I have an ancient fax device with a printer interface that only accepts postscript level 1 documents formatted in a specific way. I only have access to this printer over the lpd:// protocol. I have ...
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What printer driver should I use?

I am nstalling drivers for a printer, and I have a choice of either PCL (5 or 6), or PostScript drivers? Which one would you recommend and why? The printer is HP LaserJet 2605dn, the OS is Windows 7 ...
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Sample (and simple) postscript error file

I need a small postscript file that causes a printer error to test an application I'm writing to help manage printer queues. Rather than experiment with various combinations of postscript code to ...
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PostScript interface for non-PostScript printers with IPP and IIS?

Is it possible to use IPP and IIS to provide a PostScript interface for a printer that does not natively support PostScript? The aim here is to provide a generic interface for printing over IPP, so ...
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How to capture postscript output via TCP/IP? (for testing purposes)

We have a propriety system that talks to various printers across multiple sites via TCP/IP. The system only outputs Postscript, which obviously sends via TCP/IP. I'm really wondering is there any kind ...
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Color profiles for large network printer

We're planning to buy a large color networked laser printer / photocopier / scanner device, something around the $10,000USD range. This, as standard, understands PCL (version 5e, I think). How do I ...
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Printing big files from Linux causes PostScript errors

I've been trying to make a Dell 5110cn printer to work from Linux, to no avail. I've tried sharing the printer from both a Linux and a Windows machine, and in either case, Windows clients can always ...