BrowseAddress - client update

Michael Sweet mike at
Thu Aug 18 11:06:36 PDT 2005

angelb at wrote:
>>Hi all.
>>With a BrowseAddress configured for the CUPS server, does anyone know
>>how the clients are updated? In the client system, are there files
>>the client keep for printer updates?
> I know printcap exist and is written whenever a printer is added or
> removed(client, server, or both?). How about changes to attributes
> like IP, Description, Location, URI, etc? Where are these changes or
> updates kept in the client?

They don't (currently) store this information for remote printers.

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Document Software

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