Re: what user and password for cups
On 13 Jun 2009, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I've just installed cups to manage an HP Laserjet 6P. It web
> interface finds the printer everything is peachy until I select
> a driver and click on "Add Printer". At that point I am
> prompted for a username and a password.
Not a direct answer to your question, I'm afraid, but I have always
found cups to be a nightmare. I much prefer lprng + magicfilter, which
is trivially easy to set up and works perfectly for me both for native
and remote printing on the network.
Anthony Campbell - email@example.com
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