RESOLVED: Printing via USB Port

Warren Block wblock at
Sun Feb 28 03:08:49 UTC 2010

On Sat, 27 Feb 2010, Bill Tillman wrote:

> Now one last question. I print from two segments in my home LAN. One 
> is which is where almost everything in the house is. The 
> other is which is for all the wireless devices and 
> guests who visit with their wireless laptops. I need to start lpd with 
> -W parameter in order to get it to accept print jobs from the 
> wireless segment. So what is the proper syntax for this 
> in /etc/rc.conf
> lpd_enable="YES"   ????




And from the other message:

> The simpler /etc/printcap above using ps2hl1250 which is a very short 
> script works as well. No need to have to load the foomatic-filters 
> port.

Although like apsfilter, foomatic provides other features you may like.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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