That is what I thought, but I was hoping there may have been some progress
made in this area. :)

Jim

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ralph LaChance [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Friday, March 08, 2002 3:34 PM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: FOP Print Option
>
>
> At 03:53 PM 3/8/02, you wrote:
> >I need to use the FOP print option (-print) to print a FO directly to a
> >printer.  The problem is, I need to tell FOP which printer (by
> name, port or
> >UNC name) to print to.  Displaying the preview window (-awt) or printer
> >dialog is not an option.  I will be embedding this code in an application
> >which will run unattended.  The application will "wake up",
> check for FOs to
> >print and print them automatically without any user intervention
> and then go
> >back to sleep.  The print out must go to a specified printer containing a
> >special paper which will most likely NOT be the default printer.
>  Any ideas
> >how to do this?
>
> This was answered previously, please check the archives.
>
> The short answer is that you cannot in any straightforward fashion
> programmatically assign a printjob to a specific printer pre-Java 1.4.
> There new JavaPrintService facility in 1.4 is promising, but I think
> you might have trouble trying to run fop in 1.4 yet.
>
> If someone wishes to "refine" this answer, please jump in;
> Alex -- another topic for the faq?
>
>
>
>          ' Best,
>          -Ralph LaChance
>
>
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