Is there a way to install a printer that prints to pdf?
There's a lot of discussions about this in the web foruns, but none seens to work.
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When the Print dialog appears, select the "Print to File" printer and select a location for the PDF. After clicking Print, you should end up with a PDF file in that location containing an identical copy of what would have printed on a sheet of paper.
sudo apt-get install cups-pdf
or since Ubuntu 16.04
sudo apt-get install printer-driver-cups-pdf
The pdf printer provided by that package will "print" the resulting PDFs into the