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Re: exim and printer answers

--- Carel Fellinger <cfelling@iae.nl> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 11:53:30AM -0800, paul
> wrote:

> Remember those
> # cat <<EOF >/dev/lp0
> a single line
> an other line

This command works
> tests? There the cat command was reading its input
> from the terminal.
> So you had to type all four lines. Same here. Try:
> # lpr <<EOF
> a single line
> an other line
This command does not work
> > whereis says lpr is in /usr/sbin/lpr
> whereis and type are quite similar commands, so this
> tells us that
> you do have the lpr command.  So to print you'll
> have to use `lpr'.
> > whereis says lp is not there (actually its says
> > nothing)
> But you don't have the lp command.  Both are quite
> similar, you need
> only one, and which one is on your system depends on
> the printer
> package you selected. In your case its the package
> lpr, and that
> provides the command lpr.
> > I take it that magicfilter and the restoration of
> the
> > 3 files is ok.
> So your printer is working now? 

NO it is not working

 Did you try that > magical magicfilter
> incantation I spelled out in a previous post?

Alas, the incantation did not work 
error message is no such file or directory. But is
visable in joe  and  vi 

Thanks for your patience and your help.

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