Re: muLinux as a print server

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Wed May 10 2000 - 07:51:42 CEST

On Tue, May 09, 2000 at 03:18:43PM -0600, David Spencer nicely wrote:
> I was mistaken on the version I gave you for my muLinux. According to the version file in /etc I have version 7r12b. I tried changing my guest account to root, but then my windows machine kept asking for a password. Still can only print using a manual lpr command. I suppose I could use CRON, but that seems a little clunky to me. -Dave.

Because muLinux print using a simple script, printing require privilige.
An user, time ago, reported to me the trick I suggest. I will check.

Try also enlarging the file permission of /dev/lp1.


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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