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cupsctl(8)                        Apple Inc.                        cupsctl(8)




NAME

       cupsctl - configure cupsd.conf options


SYNOPSIS

       cupsctl  [ -E ] [-U username ] [ -h server[:port] ] [ --[no-]debug-log-
       ging ] [ --[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 comput-
            ers.

       --[no-]user-cancel-any
            Allows or prevents users from canceling jobs owned by others.


EXAMPLES

       Display the current settings:
           cupsctl

       Enable debug logging:
           cupsctl --debug-logging

       Get the current debug logging state:
           cupsctl | grep '^_debug_logging' | awk -F= '{print $2}'

       Disable printer sharing:
           cupsctl --no-share-printers


KNOWN ISSUES

       You cannot set the Listen or Port directives using cupsctl.


SEE ALSO

       cupsd.conf(5), cupsd(8),
       http://localhost:631/help


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright 2007-2013 by Apple Inc.



11 January 2013                      CUPS                           cupsctl(8)

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