Thanks for the reply. In my case the response receiver is not browser, but a rich client(java application), uses http tunneling to servlet to get the data. servlet generates pdf stream or file at the server side, it is got to be printed at the client side.
Why do you want the server side to initiate printing? Is there any specific reason that prevents you from doing it client side?
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well, I tried to create the pdf files at the client side, but generating pdf files (FOP) is really taking too much memory, so I swiched to server side. Our clients do not have enough RAM.
BTW, Any ideas on better PDF generator API's (free) especially with memory ?. Thanks !!!