UNIX lp remote printing problem

UNIX lp remote printing problem

Post by Samuel Chett » Thu, 29 Oct 1998 04:00:00




>I'm setting up a remote line printer (Epson LX-800) connected to a Win3.11
>workstation with PC-NFSPro LPD Server setup. Currently, I manage to setup
in a
>Solaris 2.5.1 UNIX machine to print files to the remote printer. However,
I'm
>not able to use lp with options (-o) to set the CPI & LPI. Any idea on what
>other configuration is required?

Have you tried setting the "-m [model interface program for the printer -
ie.epson]. You can modify this via the lpadmin command,
and include default "-o" parameters.

Sam