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Old 07-29-2006, 12:35 PM   #1
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Question Printing with Ubuntu AMD 64

Two questions on printing with Ubuntu.

1. Can I print from last page first so that when the printing is finished I don't have to reverse all the pages.

2. How do I print manually two-sided? My printer allows that but I haven't figured out how to do it with Ubuntu. With Windows there is a place to indicate manual two-sided printing or automatic two-sided printing or just one-sided printing. I want to get totally away from Windows soon so I would like to know how to do this.

Old 08-09-2006, 02:08 PM   #2
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Assuming you're using CUPS, the relevant commands are
lp -o outputorder=reverse filename
lp -o page-set=odd filename
   lp -o page-set=even filename


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