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Old 12-06-2003, 11:32 PM   #1
archish
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Printing & OpenOffice


I am using openoffice 1.1 and when I click print it dosent print. The
printing is fine in other editors such as Kwrite. It has an option to
configure the printer where I have selected the generic printer. I use Cups
printing in all other editors. In the OpenOffice printer configuration it
has the oprtion called :Command to send to the printer and its value is lpr.
I know that I am not using lpr for printing, what should be the value
instead of lpr so that it uses cups.
 
Old 12-07-2003, 12:10 AM   #2
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Try 'lpr-cups'.
 
Old 12-07-2003, 12:39 AM   #3
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you need to run spadmin from the openoffice directory which I think is in /usr/local....from there you can change the print command, like Nis said, lpr-cups should work.
 
Old 12-07-2003, 09:04 AM   #4
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Better yet, if you wan Open office to print like Kwrite , change the printing command to kprinter
 
  


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