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cupsctl

Section: Apple Inc. (8)

Updated: CUPS

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NAME

cupsctl - configure cupsd.conf options

SYNOPSIS

cupsctl [ -E ] U username ] [ -h server[:port] ] [ --[nodebug-logging ] [ --[no-]remote-admin ] [ --[no-]remote-any ] [ --[no-]share-printers ] [ --[no-]user-cancel-any ] [ name=value ]

DESCRIPTION

cupsctl updates or queries the cupsd.conf file for a server. When no changes are requested, the current configuration values are written to the standard output in the format "name=value", one per line.

OPTIONS

The following options are recognized:

-E

Enables encryption on the connection to the scheduler.:

-U username

Specifies an alternate username to use when authenticating with the scheduler.:

-h server[
port]:

Specifies the server address.:

--[no-]debug-logging

Enables or disables debug logging in the error_log file.:

--[no-]remote-admin

Enables or disables remote administration.:

--[no-]remote-any

Enables or disables printing from any address, e.g. the Internet.:

--[no-]share-printers

Enables or disables sharing of local printers with other computers.:

--[no-]user-cancel-any

Allows or prevents users from canceling jobs owned by others.:

EXAMPLES

Display the current settings:

Enable debug logging:

Get the current debug logging state:

Disable printer sharing:

KNOWN ISSUES

You cannot set the Listen or Port directives using cupsctl.

SEE ALSO

(5), cupsd?(8),

http://localhost:631/help

COPYRIGHT

Copyright 2007-2013 by Apple Inc.


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NAME

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

OPTIONS

EXAMPLES

KNOWN ISSUES

SEE ALSO

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