SUMMARY: Solaris 2.5.1 and HP laser jet 4000TN

Aleksandar Jeremic (
Mon, 23 Feb 1998 14:28:26 -0600 (CST)

Thanks to:

Cathy Smith
Eddy Fafard

The question:

> We have Solaris 2.5.1 and HP Laser Jet 4000 TN connected to one of
> machines, ULTRA I 200 E. Does anyone know if it is possible (and how) to
> print using paper from particular tray ? What I mean by this is like
> having two lpr commands so when the first one is used the printer takes
> paper from tray 1 and second one uses paper from tray 2.

The solution:

The easiest solution is to use HP jet admin software which allows you to
set up default tray for a printing queue. The interesting solution, with
PostScript snippets for tray selection, is given on

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