printers per clients or users

Michael Sweet mike at
Wed Sep 14 05:10:32 PDT 2005

Anonymous wrote:
> I installed all printers in my subnet on one cups server.
> Now I would like manage, which printers one user or client can see
> with 'lpstat -a'.

You can't do this with the current CUPS; CUPS 1.2 now looks at the
requesting-user-name and limits the printer list based on that, so
you can do user/group-based limits.  However, address-based list
limiting isn't feasible right now...

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

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