[CLUG-tech] More file/PDF printing questions.
systems at biblesociety.co.za
Wed Mar 7 08:44:02 SAST 2007
I am sorry I need to explain better:
FACT: I have tested a2ps and ps2pdf and they work (Individually)
QUESTION1: How do I print to FILE? - I only have one LPD printer installed.
QUESTION2: How do I PIPE the OUTPUT from a PRINTER to ps2pdf?
QUESTION3: Can this be done all in one?
QUESTION4: When using the CUPS interface (localhost:631) I do not see a PDF
printer to install.
Cheers and sorry for the stupid q's, but I can't for the life of me figure
out how to do a lp to a file.
> I need to print _command-line-style_ and create a PDF file from the
> output. How do I do this?
$ a2ps | ps2pdf
You'll of course need a2ps and the ghostscript libraries.
First question: what is the current output format?
You could always generate some tex/latex and pump it through pdftex/pdflatex
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