On Tuesday 22 July 2003 23:32, Vlad D. Markov wrote: > On Tue, 22 Jul 2003 01:02:34 +0000 > > Leonard Zettel <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I have a quite vanilla installation of 5.1 running. > > Plaintext printing to my laserjet 1100 is working pretty well. > > I have KDE set up and am impressed with the performance > > of the Konqueror web browser. > > BUT when I click the Konqueror print button what comes out > > is an almost unending bunch of ACII formatting specifications. > > > > Obviously I have to do more to my system configuration > > and/or install a package or two. > > Can anybody point me to the information I need? > > -LenZ- > > It is sending postscript commands to the printer. You will need a > ghostscript printfilter for your printer. I like apsfilter, others like > cups, others handcraft their own.
After the usual heartburn, I managed to adapt /usr/share/examples/printing/ifp to do the job satisfactorily, with -sDEVICE=ljet4d. Thanks to all who gave me the clues I needed. -LenZ- _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"