Making an LPR device printable from command line

Steve Kratz stevek at
Tue Apr 25 20:57:39 UTC 2006

> > can do things like cat /var/log/sys > /dev/lpr (or whatever...)
> You don't.  cat /var/log/syslog | lpr
> This assumes that your printer is properly setup under CUPS.  
> Both the ubuntu and kubuntu printer tools should handle this.

That's too easy ;)


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