cups and 3 printing hints?

J.A. Neitzel jan.listbox at
Sat Oct 6 10:27:29 PDT 2001

deXter Rutecki wrote:
> J.A. Neitzel wrote:
>> Martin Neubauer wrote:
>>>At 13:44 05.10.01 -0500, you wrote:
>>>> Who needs a printing daemon... ;o)
>>>Any one not permanantly logged in as root :)
>> No need to be root at all... =)
>> I'm never logged in as root, but I'm a privileged user. I make heavy
>> use of groups on this machine. Of course, /dev/lp0 is group privlp
>> and 0660 . So, there is no need to be root to cat a file to lp device.
>> Of course, I am a member of group privlp =)

> How about printing from apps such as mozilla or staroffice then?

Well, I can't say because I never do this. Why not? Simple. I have no
need to... Call me a pure minimalist, but now that I have a working
cupsd I'm sure I'll try to use it on occasion ;)

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