[svlug] url to pdf

Breen Mullins breen.mullins at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 10:48:23 PDT 2007


* Akkana Peck <akkana at shallowsky.com> [2007-09-01 09:20 -0700]:

>Firefox (and most other Linux programs) can print to Postscript.
>Take the resulting .ps file and convert it with ps2pdf.
>
>Disclaimer: I haven't done this myself, so I don't know if there
>are quality issues. But it sounds a lot easier than trying to define
>a special virtual printer in CUPS.

I do this frequently and don't really have a problem with the quality. 

This still doesn't really address the problem of getting it done from 
the command line with no user interaction needed. 

If anyone knows how to call Firefox like that, I'd be as interested as 
the OP.

Breen
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