[clug] CUPS problem

Kim Holburn kim.holburn at anu.edu.au
Wed Aug 27 12:36:36 EST 2003

At 12:04 PM +1000 2003/08/27, Michael Carden wrote:
>Thanks Michael and Kim for your input on this.
>Trying sounded nice and logical to me, but unfortunately it
>didn't appease CUPS. Same error: Lost Connection to I took a peek
>into /etc/hosts and there was a bunch of IPv6 stuff in there. I commented
>the lot out and restarted, but with no joy.
>I wonder what part of /etc/cups/cupsd.conf I ought to be fiddling with...?

# grep -v '^#' /etc/cups/cupsd.conf|grep -v '^[       ]*$'|more
ServerName mydnsname.mydomain
ServerAdmin root at mydnsname.mydomain
DocumentRoot /usr/share/cups/doc/
LogLevel info
Port 631
HostNameLookups On
Browsing On
BrowseProtocols cups
BrowseShortNames Yes
BrowseAllow 123.45.67.*
BrowseDeny All
BrowseInterval 0
BrowseOrder deny,allow
BrowsePort 631
<Location />
Order Deny,Allow
Deny From All
Allow From
Allow From 123.45.67.
Allow From 123.45.68.
<Location /admin>
AuthType Basic
AuthClass System
Order Deny,Allow
Deny From All
Allow From

Kim Holburn 
Network Consultant - Telecommunications Engineering
Research School of Information Sciences and Engineering
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