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Project Summary

CUPS provides a portable printing layer for Unix(r)-based operating systems. It has been developed to promote a standard printing solution for all Unix vendors and users. CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command line interfaces, and uses the Internet Printing Protocol ("IPP") as the basis for managing print jobs and queues. The Line Printer Daemon (LPD) Server Message Block (SMB), and AppSocket (a.k.a. JetDirect) protocols are also supported with reduced functionality. CUPS adds network printer browsing and PostScript Printer Description ("PPD") based printing options to support real world printing under UNIX. It includes an image file RIP that supports printing of image files to non-PostScript printers. A customized version of GNU Ghostscript 7.05 for CUPS called ESP Ghostscript is

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desktop_environment documentation gui hardware installation linux networking osx print printing server setup sysadmin unix

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30 Day Summary

Mar 11 2017 — Apr 10 2017

12 Month Summary

Apr 10 2016 — Apr 10 2017
  • 269 Commits
    Up + 10 (3%) from previous 12 months
  • 13 Contributors
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