CUPS and Braille Translation

Samuel Thibault samuel.thibault at
Thu Nov 3 08:30:46 UTC 2005

rmshah at, le Sun 30 Oct 2005 14:50:00 -0500, a écrit :
> Does anyone know enough about CUPS to answer this question, or to briefly explain why it is a ridiculous question?  Would it be possible to perform Braille translation and emboss on the  fly using CUPS?  

Provided that the document is in text format, I guess a braille filter
could be used as usual cups filter.
Event if it is not in text format, it could automatically try to run
pdf2txt, ps2txt, antiword, w3m -dump, etc.


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