SUMMARY: equivalent of ptroff under NeWSprint

From: Danielle Heinzer (
Date: Mon Jul 08 1991 - 13:06:14 CDT

1. How to print a formatted troff document under NeWSprint:
   use the opost filter.
   for instance to print a maunal page, enter:
   troff -t -man <manual_page_file> | pl :opost
2. How to print a two columns ascii file in landscape mode under NeWSprint:
   pl --r <ascii_file> :/usr/ucb/fmt :/bin/pr -2 -w160 -h <ascii_file> -f :post
print -pl
Danielle Heinzer
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