March 6, 2001

Advisory for CUPS package

Author: JT Smith

Posted at "CUPS is an implementation of the Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) and
is used as an alternative to the lpr and LPRng packages.
The CUPS package aims to be a comprehensive printing solution for
UN*X-systems. In SuSE-7.1 distribution, the cups package is not used by
any configuration utilities unless the admin has decided to configure
the package manually.
The cups package has been introduced in the SuSE-7.1 distribution;
enhanced support for future releases of the SuSE Linux distribution is


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