How to install and use a custom backend
mike at easysw.com
Fri Aug 26 06:27:24 PDT 2005
> I have built a custom USB backend for bi-directional communications between backend and device.But I could not install the backend to the CUPS system and let CUPS use it.
> Can anyone tell me how to install and use my custom USB backend in CUPS?
We have documentation for this...
Locate the backend directory:
This is usually /usr/lib/cups or /usr/libexec/cups.
Then copy the backend to the backend subdirectory:
cp backend /usr/lib/cups/backend
Finally, restart cupsd:
The actual location of the init script may vary...
Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Document Software http://www.easysw.com
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