[xubuntu-users] Sharing printers
onodevo at gmail.com
Thu Feb 1 20:42:47 UTC 2007
If all your computers have cups on them, you can skip adding the
printer on each machine.
Try creating a file called 'client.conf' in the cups dir, then add:
What this does is makes your local cups install use everything on the
remote server. If I remember correctly, you won't even need to run the
cups daemon on any of the client machines, saving you some cycles.
However, if you wanted to use a printer connected directly to the
computer using USB or parallel port, you would still need to have the
cups daemon to manage it.
"The ServerName directive specifies sets the remote server that is to
be used for all client operations. That is, it redirects all client
requests to the remote server."
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