Printer Configuration with comannd line

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Operating Systems Linux Red Hat Printer Configuration with comannd line
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Old 11-29-2007
Printer Configuration with comannd line

Does anyone know the command line, instead using GUI (printconf) printer configuration to setup printer queue
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Old 01-03-2008
In red-hat and centos

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Old 01-21-2008
what do you mean by "system-config-printer"?
what do we have to type in the command line????
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Old 01-21-2008
Originally Posted by docaia
what do we have to type in the command line????

It's the red hat based command to config the printer in a command line.

Last edited by rbatte1; 08-12-2016 at 06:40 AM.. Reason: Added CODE tags
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Old 01-22-2008
at last I found it, in my system it is called "redhat-config-printer"
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