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Complete documentation exists on the LPRng website: [http://www.lprng.org/] The man pages are also a useful source of information.
 
Complete documentation exists on the LPRng website: [http://www.lprng.org/] The man pages are also a useful source of information.
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==Installation==
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*Install the ''lprng'' package from the AUR.
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*Optional filter packages:
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#''poppler''
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#''enscript''
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#''ghostscript''
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#''hplip''
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#''foomatic-filters-lprng'' (AUR)

Revision as of 21:20, 2 January 2015


LPRng is an alternative print spooler to CUPS. It was designed as a drop-in replacement for the old Berkeley Unix LPR system. It is mature and robust and it handles print filtering in a transparent and flexible manner.

Complete documentation exists on the LPRng website: [1] The man pages are also a useful source of information.

Installation

  • Install the lprng package from the AUR.
  • Optional filter packages:
  1. poppler
  2. enscript
  3. ghostscript
  4. hplip
  5. foomatic-filters-lprng (AUR)