How do I set "scale" with "lp" command options

Michael Sweet mike at
Fri May 30 07:48:43 PDT 2008

Kai Zhu wrote:
> Hi there,
> On Linux, the lp command with scale is:
> lp -o natural-scaling=n imagename
> However, when i was trying to scale 4 times on MAC OS X 10.4.11, and i tried:
> lp -o natural-scaling=4 imagename
> The result I got is no scaling at all, same size with n == 1.
> My question is, does anyone know what is the parameter to set "scale" value on MAC with "lp" command ?

There are currently no options for this, but there are several bugs
in the system and we hope to address this in a future Mac OS X

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com

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