Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 03-30-2004, 02:04 AM   #1
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Nottingham
Distribution: XP SP2, Vista, Mandrake/iva 9.2 - 2007
Posts: 50

Rep: Reputation: 15
CUPS : Global Printer Instances

Is there anyway to configure CUPS so that the printer instances you define are avalable to all users on all machines rather than all users on current machine?

I.e. KPRINTER is setup to use a remote server in the system settings

Then when selecting the printer on the server (in XPP, Kprinter) you get


However on the remote clients you get


I don't want to have to set these :


up on every machine on the network

(We have more printers than this and i want to do something simaler with each one)

Any chance that MacOSX would pick these up?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help printer from a samba shared printer from linux (using cups) epod69 Linux - Networking 3 12-04-2005 10:44 PM
How do you install a printer for CUPS? govert Linux - Hardware 5 05-17-2005 07:57 AM
My Printer and CUPS imagreg Slackware 6 01-10-2005 10:23 PM
parrellel printer in CUPS? No parellel printer option... servnov Linux - General 3 10-31-2004 02:08 PM
2 instances of same printer fredws Mandriva 4 08-26-2003 12:02 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:49 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration