The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

Dick Hoogendijk dick at
Wed Sep 22 19:04:26 UTC 2010

  On 22-9-2010 20:40, David Brodbeck wrote:
> OI may be the only person here who actually likes CUPS.  Yes, it's
> complicated from a software standpoint, but configuring it is much
> less opaque.

You're certainly not the only one liking CUPS. I long hesitated to use 
it, but once I'd decided to do so, I wouldn't go back to lpr. No way. 
It's very easy to set up and does a great job. CUPS is OK but most 
FreeBSD people don't seem to think so. I don't get it.

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