[REBOL] Re: How to print a document
From: sanghabum:aol at: 12-Jun-2001 8:39
> 2) I guess that Netware is still very common in places that have been
> for awhile (Wow, how the fortunes of a company can change). I know nothing
> about Netware, but I do know that it existed in the world when text-based
> programs abounded, so it must use some sort of port mapping (like lpt1
> IPX/SPX for the original Netware protocol). Any Netware knowledgeable
> out there?
It's been a while since I used Netware, but this used to be the drill: You
simply print to LPT1. But first you redirect LPT1 to a Netware print queue
with the Capture.exe:
Will redirect future print to the printer(s) attached to the spool queue
. Your Netware bods can tell you what queues exist. To get
back to the locally attached printers:
(And yes, I do remember writing standard Epson escape codes to make printers
do things. I'm glad I don't today).