On Mon, Dec 5, 2011 at 4:24 PM, wrote:
Tharun Kumar Allu wrote:
Hi All,
I am trying to print from a CentOS 5.3 server to a windows LPD
service. After enabling the LPD service on Windows and creating a LPR
port to a particular printer when I execute the following command on
CentOS server I do not come out.
lpr -H winprint:515 -P printer1 ?file.txt

The above command does not exit. Do I need to configure anything on
the server to be able to use lpr as a client ?
Ultimately I want to use the above command to print to various
printers based on different parameters.

On a different note when I execute the same command on Fedora 14 I get
Unknown as the error.
Have you checked CUPS? <http://localhost:631>

? ? ? mark
Yes. The whole idea I am trying to achieve is not to install any
printers on the server (if I can avoid) but use it as a client to
print through a windows LPD service.

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