Getting a BJC2100SP to work
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Mon Feb 4 22:52:04 EST 2002
On Mon, 4 Feb 2002, Richard Rose wrote:
> > What happened when you sent plain text to /dev/lp0? Did it give you an
> > error, or just swallow it? A strace may be useful.
> No errors, is seemed to just swallow it. Never used strace before.
Well, now's as good a time as any :-)
strace -f -s 8000 -o ~/mystrace cat /etc/passwd > /dev/lp0
man strace will tell you what those options do. They mail hardly any of
the passwd file to me at all. The -f is habit.
> Richard R :-)
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