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    Setting up a print queue in Linux

    Hi All,

    Can't find anything on google for this that doesnt use foo* software or use the GUI so here is my question ...

    I need to setup a Dot Matrix printer on linux red hat... an LP queue, have the IP and name I need, does anyone know the commands?

    Cheers

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    what exactly did u search on google?

    tell us wot u seached and we mite be able to tell you a better " term " to enter.

    or try a different search engine

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crake
    or try a different search engine

    You mean there's another search engine out there? I'll have to google for them.

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    Sir Pannels - My apologies if you've seen these before, but they looked interesting when I googled them:

    http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en...G=Search&meta=

    http://mm.gnu.org.in/pipermail/fsf-f...er/002607.html

    http://www.faqs.org/docs/Linux-HOWTO...age-HOWTO.html

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    Also check out that man pages for cups, lpq, and lpr. They usually have a lot of useful information...

    $> man lpr

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    cheers for the links ya`ll

    yeh the man pages dont give you device URL and so forth tho:/ ok thats plenty of info for me.. cheers


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