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Documentation note User reference available in HTML format from
Full description The LPRng print spooler is an enhanced, exThe LPRng print spooler is an enhanced, extended, and portable implementation of the Berkeley lpr print spooler. It provides the same interface and meets RFC1179 requirements, but is completely independent. LPRng supports the following features: lightweight (no databases needed) lpr, lpc, and lprm programs; dynamic redirection of print queues; printer pooling and load balancing; automatic job holding; highly verbose diagnostics; client programs do not need to run SETUID root; enhanced security checks; load balancing across multiple printers; and an improved permission and authorization mechanism.ed permission and authorization mechanism.
Homepage URL  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords printing  + , spool  + , lpr  + , lprm  + , RFC 1179  + , lpc  +
Last review by Alejandroindependiente +
Last review date 20 January 2017  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 17 April 2003  +
Name LPRng  +
Paid support Paid technical support and consulting available from AStArt Technologies (  +
Real name Patrick Powell  +
Related projects Apsfilter + , CUPS +
Resource URL  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 41,514  +
Revisiontimestamp 19 January 2017 19:18:47  +
Revisionuser User:Alejandroindependiente +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Extended print spooler system  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
User level none  +
Version comment 3.8.35 stable released 2010-11-26
Version date 26 November 2010  +
Version download  +
Version identifier 3.8.35  +
Version status stable  +
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Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 20 January 2017 00:18:47  +
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Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki. LPRng + , LPRng + , LPRng + , LPRng +
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