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Re: BSD lpr vs. LPRng

On Aug 28, 11:56pm, Bdale Garbee wrote:
} Subject: Re: BSD lpr vs. LPRng
} In article <199608282049.WAA16714@os.inf.tu-dresden.de> you wrote:
} : 
} : The only incompatibility is that you might have to add a :bk: entry to
} : the printcap in order to print to a BSD-lpd-based network printer. 
} I care a lot about compatibility with other BSD'ish lpd-based systems.  I 
} could live with this easily.

Especially if LPRng's postinst does that for us ;-). But does it mean
the BSD lpr should be obsoleted?

BTW, has anybody heard about a free lp spooler?


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