How to access CUPS printer from wine applications ?

Tijl Coosemans tijl at
Mon Apr 25 10:23:17 UTC 2016

On Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:35:14 +0530 Manish Jain <bourne.identity at> wrote:
> I am trying to do something complicated with my HP 1112 printer that is 
> working very nicely with cups. I want my Microsoft applications (MS 
> Office::Word 2000 chiefly) installed under Wine to be able to access the 
> printer. Is there any way I can do  that ?

Wine can be built with CUPS support but it isn't enabled by default so
you have to build your own package:

cd /usr/ports/emulators/wine
make config
(enable the CUPS option)
make install clean

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