Re: Printing Long Edge (Standard) with HP DeskJet 990C - CUPS+Gutenprint v5.0.2 does not work
On Sat, 18 Sep 2010 12:43:50 +0200, Merciadri Luca wrote:
> Camaleón wrote:
>> The command above lacks the file/document to print? :-?
> Well, this is what Adobe indicates me as the sent command. I assume it
> appends the name of the stuff to print!
Oh, okay, you didn't say you were printing from Acrobat Reader :-)
Can you test double side printing from Evince? Just to discard a problem
with Adobe program.
>>> where `Deskjet' is the name of the printer for CUPS.
>>> Any idea?
>> You can first check that duplex printing is an available option for
>> your driver:
>> lpoptions -p printername -l | grep -i duplex ***
> # lpoptions -p printername -l | grep -i duplex
> Duplex/2-Sided Printing: *None DuplexNoTumble DuplexTumble
>> If it is listed there and you get no output when calling "lpr", take a
>> look into CUPS logs (/var/log/cups/*), maybe there is any error there
> Calling `lpr' gives simply nothing, but a blinking cursor. I checked log
> files, but there seems to be nothing indicated, be it in error_log*,
> page_log*, access_log*.
Well, of course, you have to type the whole command:
lpr -P Deskjet -o Resolution=300dpi -o PageSize=Letter -o Duplex=DuplexNoTumble /path/to/pdffile.pdf