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Bug 77736 - dvips tries to output to lpr , but fails
Summary: dvips tries to output to lpr , but fails
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 71650
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tetex
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-12 22:15 UTC by Han-Wen Nienhuys
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-11-12 22:15:29 UTC

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Description Han-Wen Nienhuys 2002-11-12 22:15:22 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021017

Description of problem:
AFAICT, this  is  with the default install

blauw:~/usr/src/lilypond$ ls -l burgers-hrn3.dvi
-rw-r--r--    1 hanwen   staff      121560 nov 12 23:07 burgers-hrn3.dvi
blauw:~/usr/src/lilypond$ dvips burgers-hrn3
This is dvips(k) 5.86 Copyright 1999 Radical Eye Software (
' TeX output 2002.11.12:2307' -> |lpr
dvips: ! couldn't open output pipe

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
blauw:~/usr/src/lilypond$ rpm -q tetex

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. see above

Additional info:

(I think that default behavior for dvips should be to output to a ps file, but
this is my personal taste)

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2002-11-12 22:16:23 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 71650 ***

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