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Old 12-22-2008, 07:07 AM   #1
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Automatic CUPS printer setup

Some linux distros setup CUPS to use any printers automatically as they are plugged in. How can i do this in LFS?
Old 12-24-2008, 11:24 PM   #2
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Te only way I can see this happening is i you setup a hcl and only support those devices, after you choose th devices you deem work you could setup every piece of hardware and save the configuration somewhere, when a certain device id is chosen by udev you can have it run a script that would copy the configuration files for whatever device was detected and everything should work


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