Re: Status of the LPR package
On Fri, Nov 20, 1998 at 12:52:12AM -0500, Sergey V Kovalyov wrote:
> Nope, I've tried, it does not. You still need a workaround called "bounce
> queue". I am saying that yes, you can relatively easyly make it work with
> either lpr or lprng, but it looks ugly: you need two queus per printer.
> But it does not have to look ugly - just lpr should do exactly what i tell
> it to: run the filter.
I find the lprng documentation on that topic confusing too. I have
bounce queues working just fine on lpr instead. We could just fix the
limitation though. Bounce queues make it impossible to remove jobs
from the queue.
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