386ix and Parallel Printers

Adrian Miranda ade at clark.uucp
Fri May 4 05:48:01 AEST 1990

In article <708 at bilver.UUCP> bill at bilver.UUCP (Bill Vermillion) writes:
>In article <511634 at nstar.UUCP> larry at nstar.UUCP (Larry Snyder) writes:
>>In article <1990Apr29.020243.20270 at virtech.uucp>, cpcahil at virtech.uucp (Conor P. Cahill) writes:
>>> You need to modify /usr/spool/lp/interface/{queue_name}}
>>Since I don't have that directory, I assume you are referencing
>>/usr/spool/lp/model/<printer name> - where in my case it is dumb.
>That IS strange.  You really should have in interface directory there.  The
>model directory is the directory from which the admin utility picks the base
>script to install in the interface directory.   Interface is the directory
>into which this model is copied, along with the appropriate name you have
>given it.
>Look again - and check to see that you have dirs for class, interface, member,
>model, and request.  
>Bill Vermillion - UUCP: uunet!tarpit!bilver!bill

Well, at least on ESIX system V r3.2 rev C, the interface directory got
moved to /usr/spool/lp/admins/lp/interfaces.  Perhaps this is true of
other recent versions of System V as well (I have no idea)?

Adrian Miranda

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