[cups.general] emulate CUPS - hwoto
mike at easysw.com
Thu Jul 1 18:18:59 PDT 2004
Helmut Jarausch wrote:
> (only) one of my applications (Maple) needs CUPS.
> Since I don't need a full grown printing service,
> how can I write tiny Python (or Perl) script which emulates a CUPS
> server which is recognized e.g. by Maple.
I'm not aware of anything that could do it - you'll need something
that can parse IPP operations.
FWIW, if you strip CUPS down (no filters or backends) then it is
really quite lightweight. What do you need to do with CUPS?
Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products mike at easysw dot com
Printing Software for UNIX http://www.easysw.com
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