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    Problem with lpd "waiting for host to come up"

    Hello All, I am trying to set up a HP Laserjet Enterprise 700 M712 as my default printer throught lpd/lpr. I follows the handbook to get the following /etc/printcap file : lp|lp1:HP700:\ :lp=:\ :sh :\ :rm=laserjet:\ :sd=/var/spool/lpd/lp1:\ :lf=/var/log/lpd-errs:\ where...
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    Easy way to use a PCL printer with lpd

    This is a easy alternative to using a PCL printer without CUPS if you don't care for it. If you are going to use lpd printing on a PCL printer you need the right filter. If you can find out what driver works with your printer for Linux then you can use ghostscript to print the .ps file through a...