OT: printing over the internet

Andrew L. Gould algould at datawok.com
Thu Nov 4 07:33:30 PST 2004

Searching the internet, I found that lpd uses port 515 and Internet 
Printing uses port 631.

Do I have to install anything special to enable Internet Printing?  I 
currently use apsfilter to configure my Okidata B4350 (with postscript 

Is port 515 for local printing only?  If I have my router forward port 
515 and add a '+' to /etc/hosts.lpd, should print serving work over the 
internet without the Internet Printing protocol?


Andrew Gould

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