- Print the output of a command to the default printer (see `lpstat` command):echo "test" | lp- Print a file to the default printer:lp [path/to/filename]- Print a file to a named printer (see `lpstat` command):lp -d [printer_name] [path/to/filename]- Print N copies of file to default printer (replace N with desired number of copies):lp -n [N] [path/to/filename]- Print only certain pages to the default printer (print pages 1, 3-5, and 16):lp -P 1,3-5,16 [path/to/filename]
lp [-ckmprswBGY] [ -d printer ] [ -D dbglvl ] [ -f class ] [ -n num ] [ -q prio ] [ -t title ] files
lp is a (partial) simulation for the Solaris SystemV R4 print facilities and implemented as link to lpr which behaves differently when invoked with this name. Please use lpr directly instead of this program.
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LPRng was written by Patrick Powell <email@example.com>.
Most of the diagnostics are self explanatory. If you are puzzled over the exact cause of failure, set the debugging level on (-D5) and run again. The debugging information will help you to pinpoint the exact cause of failure.
LPRng is a enhanced printer spooler system with functionality similar to the Berkeley LPR software. The LPRng developer mailing list is firstname.lastname@example.org; subscribe by visiting https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/lprng-devel or sending mail to email@example.com with the word subscribe in the body. The software is available via http://lprng.sourceforge.net