Configuring a printer on a server without a GUI

Tim Waugh twaugh at
Tue Nov 11 08:46:13 UTC 2014

On Tue, 2014-11-11 at 09:19 +0100, Dario Lesca wrote:
> From console or a ssh shell run:
> $ sudo cupsctl _remote_admin=1
> $ sudo firewall-cmd --permanent --add-port=631/tcp
> $ sudo firewall-cmd --add-port=631/tcp
> Then point your browser to and add your
> printer.

Or, instead of using a web browser, start system-config-printer on a
Linux machine that does have a monitor and use Server->Connect... from
the menu.


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