CUPS Windows Postscript Drivers

Michael Sweet mike at
Thu Sep 29 03:40:20 PDT 2005

Stefan Hildenbrand wrote:
> There was (is) another problem, but I don't exactly know what causes it:
>  - after successfully installing the new windows driver printing from
>    windows failed with a (printed) error message :
>         ERROR: <something>
>         OFFENDING COMMAND: setlinewidth
>         STACK:
>         -dictionary-
>         /Pscript_WinNT_Full
>  - after trying out many things I realized that the jobfiles (to be
>    printed) were in "DOS"-Format (i.e. they had a ^M at the end of the
>    line
>  - now we use an additional preprocessing-script with 'dos2unix', and it
>    seems to work now
> Since the previous version of the windows driver did not have this problem I assume it has something to do with the new cups DLL's, I'm not sure though. Does anyone have the same problem?

I've not seen the same problem.  Please file a STR against the
Windows drivers and attach the PPD file and PS print file (check
"Print to file" in the print dialog) from the Windows system.


Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Publishing Software

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