lpoptions applied when?

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Fri Sep 30 08:03:37 PDT 2005

Pierre Ossman wrote:
> Michael Sweet wrote:
>>In short, options are collected on the client and applied on the
> Ok. I thought the means of transporting options was as a part of the
> postscript data.
> But that means you cannot centralise options since they only get applied
> at the hosts, right?

Not specifically; options specified at the client side override the
defaults specified on the server side; the server side options are
stored in the PPD and printers.conf files.

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

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