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Guest on 26th August 2022 06:30:41 AM

  1.  
  2. Generic PostScript for booklet:
  3.  
  4.  # Vacuum and "fold" (rearrange to booklet format)
  5.  lynx -source http://www.url.edu/joku.ps | psbook > book.ps
  6.  
  7.  # depress to smaller
  8.  psnup -2 book.ps book2.ps
  9.  
  10.  # preview, if necessary paper as A4, print (file / print)
  11.  gv book2.ps
  12.  
  13. (Vironkatu printers do not know duplex printing, so that step
  14.  has to be done with a copier: pink to the feeder and from the front panel
  15.  choices
  16.  
  17.  * "1 -> 2"
  18.  
  19.  * yo's. bottom "More..."
  20.  
  21.  * "1 -> 2 back page rotation" )
  22.  
  23.  - - -
  24.  
  25. If the printer knows duplex, you could. go like this (examine which
  26. in between a file with gv:)
  27.  
  28. - select pages to be printed in Acrobat Reader, print
  29.   to a .ps file, e.g. 1.ps
  30.  
  31. - psbook 1.ps 2.ps
  32.  
  33. - psnup -2 2.ps 3.ps
  34.  
  35. - kprinter 3.ps (duplex setting: short side)
  36.                                  -----
  37. =============
  38.  
  39. Basic bun 2-sided from the command line:
  40.  
  41. cat file.ps | psbook | psnup -2 | lpr to Php2s
  42.  
  43. I have CUPS in use and that hp2s is the driver for that
  44. d307ps for a fabric that makes 2 sides reversed
  45. from the short side.
  46.  
  47. Demanding example: The user manual of the device, which is A4 page size, but
  48. small tear in the middle of the page. Acroread cannot zoom the page larger.
  49.  
  50. 1. Printing to a file with Acroread (was not successful otherwise).
  51.  
  52. 2. psbook manual.ps | pstops \
  53. "2:0L@1.2(27.3cm,-5.6cm)+1L@1.2(27.3cm,9.4cm)" > manual_book.ps
  54.  
  55. 3. let's check that it went correctly: gv manual_vihkonen.ps

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