Solaris Common Desktop Environment: User's Guide

To Set the Printer Resource for an Application

    Edit your HomeDirectory/.Xdefaults file by adding this resource:


If you do not have an .Xdefaults file, create the file in your home directory.


You want to direct all printed help topics of an application named ImageScan to a printer named laser2 rather than to your default printer.

Add this resource to your .Xdefaults file:

ImageScan*printer:             laser2