Share USB printer between 2 ubuntu machines

Michael R Head burner at
Tue May 17 19:48:11 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-05-17 at 16:58 +0200, hagen van rissenbeck wrote:

> Xermán Soto schrieb:

> As root, you have to add a line in /etc/cups/cupsd.conf

In addition, it's also nice to set

Browsing On

in your /etc/cups/cupsd-browsing.conf (again, by editing that file using
'sudo gedit /etc/cups/cupsd-browsing.conf') and restarting cups by doing
'sudo /etc/init.d/cups restart').

If you do that (on the machine without the printer directly attached),
your printer will show up automatically the other machines on the


> Hagen

Michael R Head <burner at>
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