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How do I disable banners for remote jobs with cups-lpd under systemd?

I'm familiar with how to disable the banners on a system running xinetd (server_args = -o job-sheets=none in /etc/xinetd.d/cups-lpd). I've located the [email protected] file, which would appear to ...
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CUPS printing protocols: what's the difference between RAW/JetDirect - IPP - IPP14 - LPD?

I am debugging some printing issues on a small LAN, and although I'm fairly sure the issues I'm facing are not related to cups itself, I have been tinkering with the printing protocols that both CUPS ...
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setup lpd printer to print to printer and file

In reference to: Redirect lpd lp to a file? What about the scenario where you want to print and store the output in a file at the same time? I cannot seem to make this functionality work. I can get ...
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Redirect lpd lp to a file?

We have an ancient Business Basic application which prints reports to a simple line printer, and we would like to capture that output to a file (to then scrape the data from it). This runs on Red Hat ...
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LPR print, can it be directly to printer?

I have a USB printer, connected to a network print server (TL-PS310U). I want to print from Debian/Ubuntu to this printer. The queue is named 2409ee3c, but when I try to use lpr, it says that I need ...
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CUPS job-name document-name

I have CUPS 1.6.3.22 on Centos7 and when I print from AIX6.1 machine the job gets no name-title so it shows "Untitled" on the Jobs web page in the column "Name". And I want no ...
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How can I print to a remote LPD print server, without locally installing CUPS server

I have a linux (Fedora 22) machine and two thermal printers with a Digitus print server attached to each one. All are on the same LAN. Digitus print servers are each running LPD daemon and each one ...
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Know the name of a driver to use on the CUPS gui

I have this Epson L355 printer and according to www.openprinting.org I need to use the epson-201207w driver; however, on the CUPS config panel at http://localhost:631, the list of drivers only ...
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How do I set up a PostScript print queue to share a PCL laser printer and add PS fonts?

I would like to take a $100 PCL-compatible laser printer and hook it to my home network either through Wi-Fi or by connecting it directly to a Linux server by USB. Instead of using the manufacturer-...
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Reasonable literature on network printing (protocols)

I need some recommendations on reasonable and up-to-date literature about network printing, the corresponding protocols (ipp, lpdp, ...), printjob authentication and accounting in heterogenous ...
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Duplex printing without cups

Hhow do I print duplex with Berkely lpr? (Other lpd suggestions are welcome) It has no options on simplex/duplex modes, but I guess, that they were somehow able to print duplex back then.
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Enable remote printing options with cups-lpd

I am trying to print from SCO OpenServer remotely to a CUPS-LPD daemon running on a Red Hat Linux machine but it is dropping any print options from the print request. For example: lp -d remote-print-...
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Resume last print job from command line

To resume a job from command line I can call lpq which gives me the job number for example 211 and then lp -i 211 -H resume. However is there a way to resume the last job without figuring out its ...
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Ignoring "print banner page" flag in inbound LPD jobs (CUPS-LPD)

I have a USB inkjet printer connected to a server running CentOS 5.7 (64). I installed and enabled cups-lpd so that another Unix server could send print jobs to that printer. The other Unix server ...
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