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Re[2]: [m17n] LPD
  • From: cr0acker2 <cr0acker@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 31 May 2002 06:59:59 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <123834533.20020531135752@xxxxxxx>
Hello Mike,

Friday, May 31, 2002, 12:43:34 AM, you wrote:

MF> cr0acker2 <cr0acker@xxxxxxx> writes:

>> Hello m17n,

MF> Здравствуйте!

>> Printing in russian using LPD. When i print from kWord i just get a
>> blank page!!! Will CUPS print in russian?

MF> This has nothing to do with LPD/CUPS.

MF> To be able to print Russian from KWord, just use scalable fonts
MF> which contain Russian characters in KWord. Then Qt3 will embed
MF> these fonts in the PostScript output produced by KWord and you
MF> will be able to print it correctly with any PostScript printing
MF> system, no matter whether it is LPD/CUPS or something else.

MF> For example you can use the Microsoft Webfonts for this purpose.

MF> Execute the script /usr/X11R6/bin/fetchmsttfonts to download and
MF> install the Microsoft Webfonts. Then choose one of these, for example
MF> "Times New Roman [Xft]" in KWord.

MF> You can use any TrueType fonts you like for this, as long as they
MF> contain Russian characters.

Thanks now i can print in Russian!

Best regards,
cr0acker2 mailto:cr0acker@xxxxxxx

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