[sf-lug] cups under Ubuntu

Nathan Hoover nathan at foo-o-rama.com
Sun Aug 24 15:41:55 PDT 2008

I have Ubuntu with the cups web admin and cups .conf files  
cooperating. I don't know of a web page but I will be happy to share  
my settings with you later ( I'm at Six Flags with the kids right now).


Please excuse typos or brevity, this message was sent from my iPhone.

On Aug 24, 2008, at 11:55 AM, Alex Kleider <a_kleider at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Although I've got things going now, while trying to re-configure  
> printing
> on a lap top that is now going to be living in a new place with a
> different printer than before, I found that the http://localhost:631  
> interface seemed to accept all my wishes and obligingly printed a  
> test page
> BUT: non of these settings seemed to have taken effect and I had to  
> use
> the Ubuntu GUI interface.
> http://ubuntu.wordpress.com/2005/10/13/enabling-cupsys-web-admin-interface/
> the above link has a discussion but much of what's there is not  
> consistent with what I experienced and none of it claims to be  
> authoritative. Does anyone know of a reference that explains exactly  
> what Ubuntu has done
> and how come it's possible to configure cups and still not have the  
> configurations take effect? (Yes, I did sudo /etc/init.d/cupsys  
> restart)
> alex
> ps what I'd really like to do is learn how to do all this from the  
> command line!
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