rastertopcl creating very large (> 2 GB) files
mike at easysw.com
Mon Jul 26 12:40:54 PDT 2004
>> Nope, nothing has changed in the '5000 driver. What type of
>> connection are you using to the printer ("lpstat -v" will show)?
> We're connecting via lpd right now. This printer has a printjet lpd
> server directly connected to it, so we're just interfacing with that.
> Perhaps there is a better way?
Well, the LPD protocol requires a file size, and both CUPS 1.1.x and
your print server (most likely) do not support sizes >2GB. If you
use the "socket" scheme instead then you will avoid any mention of
the print data size on either end...
Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products mike at easysw dot com
Printing Software for UNIX http://www.easysw.com
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