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XML update for Chapter 41

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1<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
2 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
3 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
4 %general-entities;
5
6 <!ENTITY LPRng-download-http "http://www.lprng.com/DISTRIB/LPRng/LPRng-&LPRng-version;.tgz">
7 <!ENTITY LPRng-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.lprng.com/pub/LPRng/LPRng/LPRng-&LPRng-version;.tgz">
8 <!ENTITY LPRng-size "11 MB">
9 <!ENTITY LPRng-buildsize "54 MB">
10 <!ENTITY LPRng-time "0.35 SBU">
11]>
12
13<sect1 id="LPRng" xreflabel="LPRng-&LPRng-version;">
14<?dbhtml filename="LPRng.html"?>
15<title>LPRng-&LPRng-version;</title>
16
17<sect2>
18<title>Introduction to <application>LPRng</application></title>
19
20<para>The <application>LPRng</application> package contains an enhanced,
21extended and portable implementation of the Berkeley Line PRinter
22(<acronym>LPR</acronym>) print spooler. This is useful for queuing print jobs.
23</para>
24
25<sect3><title>Package information</title>
26<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
27<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
28url="&LPRng-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
29<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
30url="&LPRng-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
31<listitem><para>Download size: &LPRng-size;</para></listitem>
32<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
33&LPRng-buildsize;</para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
35&LPRng-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
36</sect3>
37
38<sect3><title><application>LPRng</application> dependencies</title>
39<sect4><title>Optional</title>
40<para>
41<xref linkend="openssl"/>,
42<xref linkend="tcpwrappers"/> and
43<ulink url="http://www.pdc.kth.se/kth-krb/">krb4</ulink>
44</para></sect4>
45</sect3>
46
47</sect2>
48
49<sect2>
50<title>Installation of <application>LPRng</application></title>
51
52<para>Install <application>LPRng</application> by running the following
53commands:</para>
54
55<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr --libexecdir=/usr/sbin \
56 --sysconfdir=/etc &amp;&amp;
57make &amp;&amp;
58make install</command></userinput></screen>
59
60</sect2>
61
62<sect2>
63<title>Configuring <application>LPRng</application></title>
64
65<sect3><title>Config files</title>
66<para><filename>/etc/printcap</filename></para>
67</sect3>
68
69<sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
70
71<para>There is no generic <filename>printcap</filename> for all
72printers. A sample printcap is loaded into the <filename
73class="directory">/etc</filename>
74directory which can be of some help. Information is also available at
75<ulink url="http://www.lprng.org"/> and <ulink
76url="http://www.linuxprinting.org"/>.</para>
77
78<para>The init script installed by <application>LPRng</application> is not
79consistent with other <acronym>BLFS</acronym> scripts; therefore, install
80the <filename>/etc/rc.d/init.d/lprng</filename>
81init script included in the <xref linkend="intro-important-bootscripts"/> package.</para>
82
83<screen><userinput><command>make install-lprng</command></userinput></screen>
84
85</sect3>
86
87</sect2>
88
89<sect2>
90<title>Contents</title>
91
92<para>The LPRng package contains
93<command>cancel</command>,
94<command>checkpc</command>,
95<command>lp</command>,
96<command>lpc</command>,
97<command>lpd</command>,
98<command>lpq</command>,
99<command>lpr</command>,
100<command>lprm</command>,
101<command>lprng_certs</command>,
102<command>lprng_index_certs</command>,
103<command>lpstat</command> and
104<filename class="libraryfile">liblpr</filename>.</para>
105
106</sect2>
107
108<sect2><title>Description</title>
109
110<sect3><title>cancel</title>
111<para><command>cancel</command> sends cancel requests to an LPRng print
112service.</para></sect3>
113
114<sect3><title>checkpc</title>
115<para><command>checkpc</command> checks out the printcap
116database.</para></sect3>
117
118<sect3><title>lp</title>
119<para><command>lp</command> sends requests to an LPRng print service.</para></sect3>
120
121<sect3><title>lpc</title>
122<para><command>lpc</command> is the control program for the daemon.</para></sect3>
123
124<sect3><title>lpd</title>
125<para><command>lpd</command> is the daemon.</para></sect3>
126
127<sect3><title>lpq</title>
128<para><command>lpq</command> is the status monitoring program.</para></sect3>
129
130<sect3><title>lpr</title>
131<para><command>lpr</command> is the job spooler program.</para></sect3>
132
133<sect3><title>lprm</title>
134<para><command>lprm</command> is the job removal program.</para></sect3>
135
136<sect3><title>lprng_certs</title>
137<para><command>lprng_certs</command> is a program used to manage
138<acronym>SSL</acronym> certificates for the LPRng
139software.</para></sect3>
140
141<sect3><title>lprng_index_certs</title>
142<para><command>lprng_index_certs</command> creates a set of index files
143in the LPRng signing certificate directory.</para></sect3>
144
145<sect3><title>lpstat</title>
146<para><command>lpstat</command> is the job status program.</para></sect3>
147
148</sect2>
149
150</sect1>
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