[IWE] Re: PDF printing question

Skip iwe@warhead.org.uk
Thu, 11 Jan 2007 10:12:24 -0500 (EST)

From: Barry Roomberg <broomberg@comcast.net>
> To: "'iwe@warhead.org.uk'" <iwe@warhead.org.uk>
> Date: Tue, 9 Jan 2007 09:03:46 -0500
> Subject: [IWE] Windows PDF printing question
> Reply-To: iwe@warhead.org.uk
> I'm attempting to setup some windows based workflow which includes the
> requirement for printing PDFs to a Windows network based PCL printer.
> How?
> How do I tell windows to print a PDF?
> Under Linux it is a stright LP command and the CUPs environment figures out it
> is a PDF and prints it correctly.
> Does the same facility exist in windows?
> Is it a matter of install windows ghostscript and converting it into PCL and
> dropping it on the \\server\printer name?
> If so, can someone point me in the command line direction for that?

There's always pdfcreator; dunno how well it works, though.