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I want to print some iron-ons (like for t-shirts) which requires printing the document in reverse (aka mirror image). Does anyone know a way to do this in Ubuntu 11.10? As far as I know, my printer does not have the function built in.

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What sort of document are you trying to print? The application you're using might have support for transforming the image itself. –  James Henstridge Apr 14 '12 at 2:51
1st off....what kind of printer do you have? –  daslinkard Apr 14 '12 at 4:03

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That can be easily done from lp/lpr command line: check file:///usr/share/cups/doc-root/help/options.html#MIRROR on your system.

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