[Mac OS X TeX] How to print postscript in MacOSX ?

Michael Murray mmurray at maths.adelaide.edu.au
Tue Jul 10 20:57:59 EDT 2001

<x-flowed>>On 11/07/2001 10:45 AM, Michael Murray (mmurray at maths.adelaide.edu.au)
>>  If I end up with a postscript file on my mac under MacOS X how can I print
>>  it.  Last time I needed to do this I launched OzTeX under Classic and
>>  used that to send the ps file to the printer.
>>  I am happy to use the command line if need be. I tried drag and drop of the
>>  ps file onto the open printer window from Print Center - didn't work.
>  >
>  > Michael
>lpr -Pprinter_name file.ps

Thanks - that gives

[localhost:~] mmurray% lpr -Ppsmmurray /Users/mmurray/Desktop/gomi_tera.ps
jobs queued, but cannot start daemon.

I assume I need to sent something up ?  The printer psmmurray is known
to the Mac in the sense that its known to the PrintCenter and I can
print from apps.

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