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Changes between Version 19 and Version 20 of Printing


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Timestamp:
01/11/17 15:27:40 (3 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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  • Printing

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    33= Printing =
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    5 This feature allows printers connected to the client to be available on the server. It shares most of the code with [/wiki/FileTransfers], as the print job is first rendered to a file before being sent to the client.
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    7 Known limitations and caveats:
    8 * forwarding is only supported to a Posix server, support for MS Windows and OSX as ''servers'' may be added in the future.
    9 * OSX clients use Postscript (#995), other clients use PDF for transport
    10 * do not use socket authentication on your local sockets (see #1286)
     5This feature allows printers connected to the client to show as virtual printers on the server. This functionality shares most of the code with the [/wiki/FileTransfers file transfers feature], as the print job is first rendered to a file before being sent to the client.
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    2319* the cups backend installed must have {{{0700}}} permissions: {{{chmod 700 /usr/lib/cups/backend/xpraforwarder}}}
    2420* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Security-Enhanced_Linux SELinux] can cause problems: either disable it or use the "cups_xpra" policy add-on (see #815)
     21* forwarding is only supported to a Posix server, support for MS Windows and OSX as ''servers'' may be added in the future.
     22* OSX clients use Postscript (#995), other clients use PDF for transport
     23* do not use socket authentication on your local sockets (see #1286)
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    3332* look for the cups backend messages in your syslog (ie: with journald: {{{sudo journalctl -f -t xpraforwarder}}})
    3433* more details here: ticket:913#comment:14
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