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Old 09-26-2001
Question Help!!!

i use UNIX v68 system,i do not know how to install a line printer on it(the printer style is EPSON 1900).
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Old 09-26-2001
Try studying this UNIX command:

lpd

and this file:

/etc/printcap

Your man pages on these commands will be a great asset.

There are other associated commands, including:

Quote:

FILES
/etc/printcap printer description file
/var/spool/* spool directories
/var/spool/*/minfree minimum free space to leave
/dev/lp* line printer devices
/dev/printer socket for local requests
/etc/hosts.equiv lists machine names allowed printer access
/etc/hosts.lpd lists machine names allowed printer access, but not
under same administrative control.

SEE ALSO
lpc(8), pac(1), lpr(1), lpq(1), lprm(1), syslog(3), printcap(5)
 

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