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Old 01-19-2006, 08:21 AM   #1
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How to add a virtual pdf printer ?


Hi !

How can I add a virtual PDF printer to my SuSE 10.0 box ?
I want to generate PDF files from applications like firefox. I known OO package can generate PDF versions of their files, but it is not the case. I want to print to a virtual PDF printer that will generate a pdf file.

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Old 01-19-2006, 08:30 AM   #2
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Are you sure it's not already installed? On my system, "Print to PDF" is one of the default printer options. There was no need to install anything.
 
Old 01-19-2006, 10:43 AM   #3
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Are you sure it's not already installed? On my system, "Print to PDF" is one of the default printer options. There was no need to install anything.


Sorry for that. I was trying to add a printer using the CUPS admin interface (http://localhost:631) and YaST/hardware/printer but never occurred to me to check the Printer dialog.

many thanks for the hint ! I lost 3 days trying to figure out how to add a pdf printer before I decided to post a help request here....
 
  


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