[Samba] newbie

Homann, Mathias Mathias.Homann at airbus.dasa.de
Fri Feb 22 02:20:11 GMT 2002

Martyn Ranyard wrote:
> Or as a further option is to pipe the output to todos.
> e.g. if using lpr : cat text.fil | todos | lpr
> or : cat text.fil | todos > text.fil.dos
> lpr text.fil.dos
> note : there is a fromdos command as well.

those might be named dos2unix and unix2dos on different systems, but
assumed the box in question is a linux box and has cups installed, just
configuring the system default printer to be a windows shared printer
should do the tick, and also gives the possibility to print other stuff
as well with auto-converting to PCL or PostScript.


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