I use this script in
tru64 unix -Alpha
servers to send jobs to
# this script is sending
# the required printing
# job to all printers
# already configured in
# your system,
cat /etc/printcap|grep "|" |cut -f 1 -d "|" | while read line anything
echo " sending file $1 to printer $line "
echo " lpr -P$line " $1
echo " to stop printing, press ctrl+c"
lpr -P$line $1
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