Centralized Server Problem

Kurt Pfeifle kurt.pfeifle at infotec.com
Thu Jun 14 08:34:43 PDT 2007

> Thanks for the fast answer!
> > Have you looked at the CUPS WebUI?
> Of course I looked at the WebUI (if it means webuserinterface), but i
> didnt see the line you mention...
> > lpd://clientname/lp
> So if I put deviceURI = lpd://clientname/lp e.g when I add a printer
> manually/scripted on the server it will go?

No, not necessarily. See my other post.

> Ill try that tomorrow
> and report back.
> Perhaps I didnt see so much the difference between the queue and the
> spooling (I thought jobs queued up for spooling only on spooling
> machine). Correct me if I am far away from reality ;)

Well, if you want to print from the central server to a client-attached printer, that client is acting as another (mini-)server, and also spooling the job.

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