[lug] Remote printing?
Scott A. Herod
herod at interact-tv.com
Wed Mar 21 10:18:04 MST 2001
The lpd manpage says that requests must come from machines listed
in /etc/hosts.equiv or /etc/hosts.lpd. I figured that the syntax
for the two files would be the same, and there is no hosts.lpd
Hugh Brown wrote:
> It could be, but why are you looking at the manpage for hosts.equiv when
> you are using hosts.lpd
> The first line in the manpage is:
> /etc/hosts.equiv - list of hosts and users that are
> granted "trusted" r command access to your system
> I'm confused at how there is a tie to printing.
> "Scott A. Herod"
> > Thanks Hugh,
> > That worked. In my defense, isn't the hosts.equiv manpage
> > somewhat misleading? The wife will now be happy. She can
> > print without me having to come down and copy files across
> > to the printer host.
> > Scott
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