writing to lpr printer

QuoteMstr qtmstr at optonline.net
Wed Aug 9 04:31:09 CEST 2000

In article <3990BEDE.C1F4D417 at uniserve.com>, Bob van der Poel wrote:
>Is there an easy way
>to emulate this, or do I have to parse the filename looking for a
>leading '|', etc.?

Alas, I don't know of anything that parses filenames in that manner,
although you could simply check the first character and use popen if
it is |.

"Isn't vi that text editor with two modes... one that beeps and one
that corrupts your file?" -- Dan Jocabson, on comp.os.linux.advocacy

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