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Printing a large report fails with error (140)

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EnvironmentProduct:OpenEdge
Version:All supported versions
OS:All Supported Unix Operating System
Other:
Question/Problem Description


Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Printing a large report of 300 pages
Reports are printed using the Unix spooler fails.
Error MessagePipe to Subprocess has been broken(140)
Defect/Enhancement Number
Cause
 It is a basic hardware configuration problem.The etc/printcap file was configured wrong. This file is holding the printer information.
Resolution
Fix the hardware configuration issue related to the etc/printcap file 
Workaround
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