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Re: [hylafax-users] How to print a received fax?
We use webmin to view the faxes...you will need to install imagemagick in order to view them.
As for debian viewers; gimp, xnview gqview...most should be able to read those tiff's...
Director of IT Systems
On 10/16/07, John Hudak <john.j.hudak@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
A question about how to manually (e.g. from the command line) print a
received fax (e.g. fax0000000001.tif) that is in \hylafax\spool\rcvd?
From the cmd line, I issued: /usr/bin/tiff2ps -a /path of received
file/fax00000001.tif but the command gives me an error...essentially
file not found.
I can see the .tif files when is list the directory, along with a
sequence (seq?) file. What could be going wrong? I don't think its a
permission problem since I issue the cmd as root, and the error message
does not say permission denied....
Printing from faxrcvd script:
I added the following line near the end of faxrcvd script:
/usr/bin/tiff2ps -a $FILE | lpr
However, no fax was sent to the printer. When logged in as root or user, the printer prints when I issue: cat file.txt | lpr.
Is there a location in the faxrcvd file that is best to place the above line?
What is a relatively simple fax viewer that runs under Debian that one would recommend? Would I have to do some conversion
of the raw received .tiff file to some other format before using the recommended viewer?
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