[cups.general] Printing to a file...
h.blischke at srz.de
Wed Jan 19 04:13:55 PST 2005
Daniel Hawker wrote:
> > Best is to write a script (shell, Perl, Python, or whatever
> > you like) conforming to the CUPS conventions for backends
> > that captures the standard input and runs it through GhostPCL.
> > Helge
> Thanks for the reply. I am fairly inexperienced with CUPS and there
> seems to be a bit of a dearth of info out there, what exactly do I need
> to do?? Can shell script OK, can you give me some tips on how to make
> this happen.
> My needs are pretty simple, just need to grab the raw (pcl) data that is
> being sent via lp and palm it out via GhostPCL.
Get that script (link as from the CUPS web site)
and edit accordingly (modify the Ghostscript command line including the
options for GhostPCL.
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