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Topic: Random three digit file name when LPR printing to Unix watch folder
Conf: (P-PDF) Mac Issues, Msg: 135354
From: troger
Date: 6/27/2005 10:56 PM

This has been driving me nuts for a couple of days now and I'm sure it's a simple fix that I'm not seeing...

When we print via LPR to our Unix based Distiller it uses watch folders to process the jobs. When we go to the out folder the jobs printed via LPR to the watch folder end up with a random 3 digit file name (i.e. 245.pdf). If we print via AppleTalk then the file names match the document names.

Is there a way for the Unix distiller to "dig" into the file info to determine the file name instead of putting in a useless three digit code?

Thanks,
Troy

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