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lpr font on Fedora-18

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Is there a simple way of changing the font used by lpr to print out a text file,
after say "lpr foo.txt" on a Fedora-18 CUPS printer?

The font in my case is much too small for my eyesight.

posted May 29, 2013 by anonymous

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a2ps may help you just need a postscript printer.

answer May 29, 2013 by anonymous
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