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Old 07-02-2002, 07:03 AM   #1
JaseP
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Setting up fax printing on Mandrake 8.2 through CUPS,...???


I am wondering if anyone has set up fax printing cababilities in Mandrake Linux 8.2 through CUPS.

I installed the Fax printing CUPS RPM and even installed GFAX and the necessary Mgetty stuff.

I tried to set it up through the WWW.CUPS Admin tool. No dice. The job appears when I take a look at the job administration, but it doesn't launch anything to set the telephone number or anything...

I can't even get the think to fax a file from kfax or gfax....

Does anyone know how to do the fax printing thing or even know the ins and outs of setting up just plain faxing???
 
Old 07-02-2002, 07:32 AM   #2
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try this with your fax number and faxfile

efax -t 5555555 filename
 
  


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