LPD listen directive?
Garance A Drosehn
drosih at rpi.edu
Wed Jan 31 21:39:34 UTC 2018
On 31 Jan 2018, at 10:09, James B. Byrne wrote:
> On Wed, January 31, 2018 04:46, Polytropon wrote:
>> Check /etc/defaults/rc.conf and you'll discover those:
>> lpd_enable="NO" # Run the line printer daemon.
>> lpd_program="/usr/sbin/lpd" # path to lpd, if you want a different
>> lpd_flags="" # Flags to lpd (if enabled).
>> chkprintcap_enable="NO" # Run chkprintcap(8) before running lpd.
> Thank you. It would not have occurred to me to look in/etc/defaults/
>> See "man 8 lpd" for a list of options.
> I did that, several times, before posting. I infer that the thing
> to do in this case is to set lpd_flags="-s".
Yes, just add
as a line in /etc/rc.conf. You could then run the unix command:
to restart 'lpd' and see how well it works for you with that option
The file /etc/defaults/rc.conf is very useful to see what other
things can be set via environment variables in /etc/rc.conf.
There are hundreds!
Garance Alistair Drosehn = drosih at rpi.edu
Senior Systems Programmer or gad at FreeBSD.org
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Troy, NY; USA
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