Printing multiple copies

Keith Clark keithclark at
Thu Dec 18 00:12:54 UTC 2008

Preston Kutzner wrote:
> On Dec 17, 2008, at 4:49 PM, Naruhiko Ogasawara wrote:
>> Keith,
>>> Printer is HP LaserJet 2550.  Driver is CUPS.  (Or whatever Ubuntu uses
>>> default.)
>> Thanks for your info.
>> I'm not sure but Ubuntu 8.10 uses new printing path and it might have a
>> bug, so in some case, job control info might be dropped.
>> Please take some time to reproduce the problem and report to printing
>> community.
> Not sure if this is quite what you were looking for.  But, using the 
> following command, I still only got 1 copy from the Toshiba printer:
> lp -p <printer_name> -n 2 <file>
> This command *did* yield 2 copies on the HP printer, though.  The 
> command Brian suggested only gave me an error when trying to specify a 
> page count.
This would be good, but I need to print multiple copies of pages within 
a document.


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