[cups.general] specify listening address for cups

Michael R Sweet msweet at apple.com
Wed May 21 08:04:26 PDT 2008

Chris Smith wrote:
> Seems no matter what I do I can't stop cups from listening on all of the
> addresses of an interface.
> Using the listen directive:
> does not stop netstat from showing:
> ============================
> tcp 0 0 *:ipp *:* LISTEN
> ============================
> and connections are still possible on secondary addresses.
> What is the proper way to do this?

Do you have a "Port" line in your cupsd.conf file?

Michael R Sweet                        Senior Printing System Engineer

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