cupsys - enable browsing or not?
frank at ffnn.nl
Tue Apr 25 23:22:29 BST 2006
On Wednesday 26 April 2006 00:10, Andrew Jorgensen wrote:
> On 4/25/06, Martin Pitt <martin.pitt at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > ...
> Oh dear. I don't like that (if I understand it). I do think it's
> good to be able to enable sharing from a UI but I don't think sharing
> should both be enabled when I check "Detect LAN Printers". Sharing
> and browsing are two very different things.
> Suppose my department has a shared black-and-white laser printer and I
> have a personal (and far too expensive per-page) inkjet in my office.
> If I check "Detect LAN Printers" in gnome-cups-manager that should
> allow me to detect the department printer but should not share my
> Injet with everyone.
While reading your e-mail, I recalled seeing a blog entry on PlanetKDE a few
weeks ago on this subject. It's archived online here, it discusses the setup
of CUPS in Kubuntu and explains something about browsing:
I hope this provides useful information regarding this discussion.
With kind regards,
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