CUPS Printing setup problems.
cguttesen at yahoo.dk
Fri Aug 13 00:16:51 PDT 2004
> I have FreeBSD 4.10 installed and decided make it a
> print server using CUPS instead of LPD. I followed
> all instructions and have CUPS up and running. When
> I print a test page, CUPS acts as though all is fine
> and declares the job "completed" yet there is not
> output to the printer and nothing in the print
Try removing /usr/bin/lp* which comes as a part of the
base-system. CUPS-files installs in /usr/local/bin.
Don't forget to activate NO_LPR= true in
/etc/make.conf if you decide to keep CUPS.
My personal experience is tha CUPS is a bit easier to
manage than LPR.
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