LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-23-2013, 02:30 PM   #1
newbiesforever
Senior Member
 
Registered: Apr 2006
Distribution: not disclosing my distro
Posts: 2,223

Rep: Reputation: 98
do I need CUPS for network printing?


I don't currently have a printer attached to this computer; the only printer in the house is in another room and I'd have to use it over the network. Does network printing need CUPS, or can I delete it?

Last edited by newbiesforever; 04-23-2013 at 02:33 PM.
 
Old 04-23-2013, 04:40 PM   #2
Kustom42
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2012
Distribution: Red Hat
Posts: 1,604

Rep: Reputation: 415Reputation: 415Reputation: 415Reputation: 415Reputation: 415
you should leave CUPS as that is the printer service you can use to tell it to go to a network printer easily.


Read over http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/...ter_using_CUPS
 
1 members found this post helpful.
  


Reply


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
cups to cups printing through network on usb printer checkmate3001 Linux - Server 2 02-16-2009 01:12 PM
Cups to Cups printing in a network snoopy1 Linux - Networking 1 09-15-2008 12:00 PM
Network printing with CUPS tarheel92x Linux - Networking 1 09-25-2005 09:10 AM
CUPS Network Printing scarydeath Linux - Networking 1 10-23-2004 11:25 AM
cups network printing rosslaird Debian 9 07-22-2004 01:53 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:34 PM.

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