[cups.general] Re: Re: Re: "Printer disabled" - how to prevent it?

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Tue Sep 13 07:10:13 PDT 2005

Eric PEYREMORTE wrote:
> It's amazing that we cannot prevent "printer disabled" in cupsd.conf.... 
> Of course we can use a cron script(very dirty), but i can't believe a 
> such advanced print server as cups doesn't have this feature..... It 
> should be a builtin feature. Instead i have to use beh script 
> http://www.linuxprinting.org/foomatic-filters/beh to prevent form 
> disabling...........

CUPS 1.2 adds an error-policy attribute so you can control the
error behavior (retry-job, cancel-job, or stop-printer)

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Document Software          http://www.easysw.com

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