semi OT: CUPS and printservers

Torfinn Ingolfsen tingox at
Sat Nov 7 22:33:38 UTC 2009


On Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 2:59 PM, Robert Huff <roberthuff at> wrote:

>        Is anyone out there using CUPS with a printserver?  I have a
> Netgear PS-100, but any success story will probably help.  It works
> fine with Windows XP, but I can't find the magic formula to get it
> working with CUPS.

Well, according to chapter 5 ("UNIX Printing using TCP/IP") in the PS-100
reference manual, this printerserver understands (amongst other) the LPD
protocol. The CUPS documentation have a description for LPD:
The PS-100 also supports DSI, sp you can use:

For the three logical printers it supports inthat mode.
Torfinn Ingolfsen

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