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Old 02-10-2005, 03:12 PM   #1
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Printing man pages

Another simple question (hopefully).

How do I print man pages?
Old 02-10-2005, 03:31 PM   #2
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Was google broken? They have ~14 million hits for "Print a man page"
Old 02-10-2005, 03:38 PM   #3
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Ouch! Point taken

I shouldn't have been so quick: I enter man rm | col -b | lp and I get "request id is Deskjet-6 (1 file(s))" and nothing else. What part am I missing.


Would help if I turned on the print server
A somewhat faster Windows box

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