printing signs from command line

Terry Klarich terry at
Mon Aug 3 15:02:48 UTC 2009

On Fri, 31 Jul 2009 04:54:58 -0400 (EDT)you write:
Your ppd file should handle all the details.

>One big difference between dos and Linux is when dos prints out an ascii 
>file, it prints out an ascii file.  Linux uses Unicode and maybe a little 
>too loosely for this particular printer's tastes.  That would explain 
>possibly why dos can print correctly and so far Linux cannot.  Maybe 
>there's a filter to copy unicode over to ascii but I don't know for sure.
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