I used to send files in Unix to a printer with
lp, and used
-ofp12 to change the size of the fonts. This does not work on Linux; what should I use instead?
This is more a matter of what is behind
Now I'd guess "fp" stood for "font points" or something like that, which
This is also more of a document preparation issue — I agree it'd be awesome if the printing system was able to do all the magic we need with stuff we want to print, but maybe it's worth looking at, e.g.,
You may want to try
Enscript may come pre-installed with your distro otherwise you'll have to install it from whatever software repository you use. The
Enscript should print to your default printer. If not, you will have to specify the print queue using
As a bonus, if you have the cups pdf driver installed, this is a very quick way to create pdf files.