Lpr-bash

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lpr-bash

http://lpr-bash.sourceforge.net
Replacement for the "lpr" command

'lpr-bash is a replacement for the "lpr" command found in lpr(ng), CUPS, and other Unix printing systems implemented as a shell script. Originally designed for to run on a LinuxFromScratch, it should work with virtually any flavour of *nix. Its advantage over CUPS or lprNG is that when using Cups or lprNG, you have an open port; if security is a greater issue than network-transparency, 'lpr-bash' may be useful for you.


Download

Download version 0.9a (beta)
released on 30 November 2005

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey18 October 2004



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Alex Kloss Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=119868&atid=685249
Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:alex@22-music.com


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitesmbspool (for printing to a Samba printer)
Required to useghostscript
Weak prerequisiteconvert (ImageMagick-- for image to PostScript conversion)
Weak prerequisiteenscript (for ascii to PostScript conversion)
Weak prerequisitea2ps (for everything to PostScript conversion)
Weak prerequisitepdftops (xpdf- for PDF to PostScript conversion- can use pdf2ps too)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 March 2017.



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