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The code snippet you have given requires a modification, you need -print0 instead of print 0. This script will find (find) all the files having extension txt in /home/mike/Duck/, send them to printer (lpr) one at a time and then if that returns a success (&&) then the file will be moved (mv) to /home/mike/Duck/printed/. If you want to print files ...


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I've got the LBP2900 working in Ubuntu 14.04. Download Linux capt driver version 2.60 Extract it into download folder and opened the folder for 32 bit, as my installation is 32 bit: downloads → linux capt... → 32 bit driver → debian After that double click on the files, the Ubuntu software center opens and asks to install it. Install both ...


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Open your cups webinterface localhost:631 and check this: Note this: 1d = Maximum age of a job 500 = Maximum number of saved jobs depending on what occurs at first Now you can restart the latest job with this command in a terminal: lpstat -W completed | head -n1 | awk '{print $1}' | xargs -I {} lp -i {} -H restart shorter lpstat -W completed | ...


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Summary: you're probably seeing the options for the last instance in ~/.cups/lpoptions. There are both system-wide defaults and per-user defaults. The system-config-printer application and the CUPS web interface configure system-wide defaults. These are stored in /etc/cups/printers.conf and /etc/cups/ppd/NAME.ppd where NAME is the name of the printer. In ...


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I just recently worked through this as follows: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:michael-gruz/canon-trunk sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cnijfilter-common cnijfilter-mx860series Next, you'll need to update AppArmor to let cups send signals by adding the following to /etc/apparmor.d/usr.sbin.cupsd. After the lines network econet dgram, network ...


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Nice guys. At least partially answer the guy's question. PCL is the printing command "language" this printer driver uses. It talks to printers that speak "PCL 6" in this case. Just like other printers print PS (postscript) or PDF. Older PCL printers may only support up to v5 for 5C (color). All newer though should support either "PCL 6" or PCL 6XL (for ...


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Stop cups with sudo service cups stop and edit /etc/cups/printers.conf with your preferred editor.At the top of the file there should be a AuthInfoRequired username,password Now I had some mixed results with this and with one printer I has to it out and with another I could put in a username, password. After editing start cups with sudo service cups ...


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download the brother Linux installer Once download is finished then extract this compressed file. now from you terminal give execution permission to the installed file chmod +x /path-to-extracted-dir/linux-brprinter-installer* Now run the script: sudo ./linux-brprinter-installer*


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I have an alternative for you. First install pdftk via software center or: sudo apt-get install pdftk then export the pdf normally in Libreoffice. Create 2 identical files, a.pdf and b.pdf, and run in a terminal in the directory where those files are stored: pdftk A=a.pdf B=b.pdf shuffle A B output collated.pdf This will create the file collated.pdf ...


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Test this: Connect printer with the computer and turn it on. Open a terminal,Press Ctrl+Alt+T Run it: sudo -i apt-get update apt-get install --reinstall hplip printer-driver-hpijs printer-driver-hpcups openprinting-ppds printer-driver-postscript-hp cups cups-filter printer-driver-gutenprint hp-setup -i Once you press enter, the automatic installation ...


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All computers, and an additional server, if used, should be on the same LAN to make things easier. To make life easier, you should either mount certain directories of the clients from a central location, or use a remote interface, such as SSH or VNC. Else, you'll have to apply each setting 40 times. Printing The easiest and safest way would be to use ...


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Not so much an answer to your specific questions, but general advice. Set up passwordless SSH login from the root account on a central "management" server out to all the workstations. If your user population needs to share and protect files or otherwise identify themselves, set up all user accounts in NIS or LDAP and mount /home via NFS from a central ...


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How about puppet ? Puppet is a cross platform framework enabling system administrators to perform common tasks using code. I don't know much about it but it seems to pretty fit your requirement. https://help.ubuntu.com/14.04/serverguide/puppet.html There are other alternatives like Landscape, spacewalk, foreman: Are there any open source alternative ...



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