binding lpd to a single IP

Charles Swiger cswiger at
Wed Aug 3 17:57:27 GMT 2005

On Aug 3, 2005, at 1:49 PM, dave wrote:
>     I've looked over the lpd man page but can't find what i want.  
> I've got a
> box that does printing services, but now it also has jails. I want  
> to lock
> lpd down to a specific IP, but don't see a flag to do so. Help  
> appreciated.

You can use /etc/hosts.lpd to list the specific IPs which are allowed  
to connect and print via lpd...?  Otherwise, you can use a firewall  
to control which IPs are allowed through.


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