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Re: CUPS, Alpine, and printserving



On Thu, 30 Oct 2008 21:29:41 +0000, James Wilkinson wrote:
	[...]
> May I recommend you start here? Find out which one of these entries
> works, use it, and delete the other. Don’t look into network printing
> until you’ve got local printing working reliably.
> 
> Having two entries for the same printer on the same computer is an
> opportunity for both CUPS and you to get confused.¹
> 
> Once you’ve got local printing working, then you may want to start from
> scratch on other PC, so you know you’re sharing the printer entry that
> works.
	[...]
> ¹ There are sometimes good reasons for doing so, mind, but that’s more
> advanced stuff.

	Yes, somebody else recommended that, and I did it as soon as I 
was sure he meant it.

	The current situation is that printing works on #1, where the 
printer is -- and not from the others.

-- 
Beartooth Staffwright, PhD, Neo-Redneck Linux Convert
Remember I know precious little of what I am talking about.


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