[cups.general] CUPS client setup

Johannes Meixner jsmeix at suse.de
Wed Sep 14 00:04:10 PDT 2005


On Sep 13 16:05 matousek at cs.sfu.ca wrote (shortened):
> I am running CUPS server on seasons and
> I have configured the cmpt-471 printer and I can print locally from
> seasons with no problem.
> I tried to setup CUPS client on one on the 20 machines and I have
> included
> ServerName seasons  or
> ServerName
> in the /etc/cups/client.conf
> I cannot add printer on the client (lpadmin).

This is a contradiction in itself.
Either you use client.conf without cupsd on the client
or you let cupsd run on the client and use Browsing
or you set up queues on the client (which is not recommended).
See the CUPS documentation or see for example

Kind Regards
Johannes Meixner
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Maxfeldstrasse 5      Mail: jsmeix at suse.de
90409 Nuernberg, Germany                    WWW: http://www.suse.de/

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