[SATLUG] CUPS and page breaks

Craig sargonemail at gmail.com
Wed Sep 24 23:30:52 CDT 2014


Bruce wrote:
...
> But the file being printed should have added blanks at column 0 for the
> transfer to the line printer, except where a new page is really desired
> and then a 1 is inserted.
....

<humor>

Vaguely recalls some punch card era reference about 1 goto avoidance method was
to use a marker to draw a diagonal line along the stack of punch cards
to be able.
to recover from physical stack dumps.

*shrug* guess to much time has passed for the under 21 card(s) thing
to work anymore.

</humor


On Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 11:41 AM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:

> *Bruce Dubbs* bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
> <satlug%40satlug.org?Subject=%5BSATLUG%5D%20CUPS%20and%20page%20breaks&In-Reply-To=CAF04Mo9Qa%3Don8xQ71NsdbjnNGMAsaL5K5n1yzC3vs8GS4tgYkg%40mail.gmail.com>on
>
> *Wed Sep 24 11:06:32 CDT 2014 wrote:....*
> In either case, shouldn't filtering the file, either adding 1 after new
> line characters or deleting the 1 after a new line (as appropriate) fix the
> issue?
> ...
> Unless the its fortran code that's being printed.
> (columns 1-5 contain numeric line numbers)
>
> Craig
>


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