LPRng Print Spooler

The LPRng software is an enhanced, extended, and portable
implementation of the Berkeley LPR print spooler functionality. While
providing the same interface and meeting RFC1179 requirements, the
implementation is completely new and provides support for the following
features: lightweight (no databases needed) lpr, lpc, and lprm
programs; dynamic redirection of print queues; automatic job holding;
highly verbose diagnostics; multiple printers serving a single queue;
and a greatly improved permission and authorization mechanism.

LPRng provides emulation packages for the SVR4 lp and lpstat programs,
eliminating the need for another print spooler package. These emulation
packages can be modified according to local requirements to support
vintage printing systems.

Attention: Interoperability with older LPD implementations requires
privileged access to ports. Therefore all affected client-programs
ship with SUID root privileges.

Source Files
Filename Size Changed
LPRng-3.8.28-args.diff 0000000281 281 Bytes almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28-error.diff 0000002356 2.3 KB almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28-make.patch 0000000261 261 Bytes almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28-no_chown.diff 0000000217 217 Bytes over 13 years
LPRng-3.8.28-peek.diff 0000001197 1.17 KB almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28-port.diff 0000003438 3.36 KB almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28-tmpdir.diff 0000003934 3.84 KB over 12 years
LPRng-3.8.28-warn.diff 0000001459 1.42 KB almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28.diff 0000008745 8.54 KB almost 14 years
LPRng-3.8.28.tar.bz2 0009264227 8.84 MB almost 14 years
lprng.changes 0000012776 12.5 KB over 12 years
lprng.spec 0000012923 12.6 KB over 12 years
permissions.lprng 0000000734 734 Bytes almost 14 years
permissions.lprng.paranoid 0000000616 616 Bytes almost 14 years
ready 0000000000 0 Bytes almost 14 years
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