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Old 03-21-2005, 01:35 AM   #1
pibonazi
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Printing by Acroread


Hey, I'm Debian (sid) user.
I use acroread 5.0.9 and I want to print pdf file by lpr command.

Until some days ago, the printing was good. lpr worked good with acroread

But after upgrade (apt-get install dist-upgrade) acroread does'not work with lpr.

I think it is not the problem of lpr since

cat psfile | lpr

works great.

How can I solve this problem?
 
Old 03-21-2005, 10:24 PM   #2
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"But after upgrade (apt-get install dist-upgrade) acroread does'not work with lpr."

Acroread for Linux is plagued with bugs. I permanently solved all of those problems by switching to kghostview. I suggest that you try kghostview and see if your problem goes away.

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Old 03-21-2005, 11:31 PM   #3
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Have you tried "lpr fileName.pdf"

This should work, and has nothing to do with acrobat.

--Ian
 
  


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