View Full Version : Setting up a print queue in Linux

sir pannels
01-14-2005, 01:50 PM
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?


01-15-2005, 11:16 PM
tell us wot u seached and we mite be able to tell you a better " term " to enter.

or try a different search engine

01-18-2005, 09:40 PM
or try a different search engine

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

01-18-2005, 11:11 PM
Sir Pannels - My apologies if you've seen these before, but they looked interesting when I googled them:




01-19-2005, 02:42 AM
Also check out that man pages for cups, lpq, and lpr. They usually have a lot of useful information...

$> man lpr

sir pannels
01-25-2005, 01:45 AM
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:)