duplex printing, hp, fedora 8....
mk at crc.dk
Wed Jul 16 06:21:41 UTC 2008
Kevin Martin wrote:
> Ok, so I'm probably doing something really stupid here but when I print
> a multi-page file to my duplex HP printer the duplexing takes place NOT
> as page 1/2, page 3/4, page 5/6 but as page 3/4, page 2/5, page 1/6
> (essentially printing the odd pages 1,3,5 then flipping the stack (so
> the paper with page 5 is at the top) and printing pages 2,4,6). This is
> NOT the way I want it output but I don't know what I'm doing to make it
> come out this way. Any help greatly appreciated.
Which printer model?
How is the printer defined in cups?
For some printers you'll need to tell the driver that a
duplex unit is present in the printer. This is done in the
"Installable Options" panel in the setup.
Mogens Kjaer, Carlsberg A/S, Computer Department
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