4.14. Why are all the jobs on the printer always followed by a formfeed?
The line printer driver follows each close(2) of /dev/lp with
a formfeed. There is no way to disable this, except by avoiding the
driver altogether and going straight to the raw printer device.
# su lp
$ /usr/lib/lpadmin -plp1 -mdumb -v/dev/rawlp
Parent document is top of "comp.sys.3b1 FAQ part1"
Previous document is "4.13. Why aren't the lpadmin, accept, and reject commands working right?"
Next document is "4.15. Why can't I send bitmapped images to the printer correctly?"