It seems when you pass a file to lpr (or pipe to it), it attempts to guess the MIME type. Sometimes, however, it guesses wrong—and then attempts to print something "interesting" at best. Is there a ...
I'm running Fedora 17, Gnome (3?), and using bash from terminal. Whenever I run lpstat I only get a list of my jobs, but every time I go to retrieve my jobs from the printer, somebody else is ...
Inside of a script I send a certain file to print using the lpr command on an user-selected printer. The list of the printers, from which the user selects the one to use, I get using the lpstat -a ...
Is is possible to hold and release CUPS print jobs from command line? How to do it? I tried cupsenable: sudo cupsenable --release myprinter but it didn't work.
How can I print an SVG, already scaled to a4 size, from the command line? I tried using lpr, but instead the printer just printed out the actual XML of the file, which isn't what I wanted.