Re: dot matrix printer unicode question
On 2009-07-31 16:01, PaulNM wrote:
On Fri, 2009-07-31 at 16:22 -0400, Jude DaShiell wrote:
Could unicode be the reason my Panasonic KX-p1123 printer prints garbage
on sveral pages when I try printing out a 13 line long text file on Linux
and that same file gets printed perfectly when done with a real dos
computer? I have a printer queue set up which allows lpr and lp both to
print garbage last time a sighted person took a look dollar signs question
marks and very long lines of text were being printed. This is a grocery
list with one item per line.
No , that sounds more like a newline / line carriage issue. Use
> dos2unix/unix2dos on text files when moving to/from Windows and
Basicly dos doesn't recognize the newline characters.
It does, but only as it's ASCII mnemonic of LF.
Scooty Puff, Sr