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Or, directly print on a printer, ie.
 
Or, directly print on a printer, ie.
  
  $ lp -h printserver -d HP4500 output.pdf
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  $ lp -h printserver -d HP2100 output.pdf
  
 
=== OS X ===
 
=== OS X ===

Revision as of 14:25, 19 December 2013

Table of printers

Name Description Network? Recommended use
HP2100 Grayscale laser printer (A4) yes documents, b/w graphics
CLC1160 Color laser printer (A4, A3, A3+) yes brochures, flyer, poster, photographs
DeskJet Color inkjet printer (A4) no printing on media unsuitable for lasers

Guidelines

  • print on the smallest printer suitable
  • before printing, turn printer on
  • print single page to check your settings
  • after printing, turn printer off
  • donate money for your prints

Usage

All network printers are available via http://printserver.chaosdorf.dn42

Linux

Printers should be discovered and availble for addition.

On the command line, set our server as CUPS server

$ export CUPS_SERVER=printserver

Or, directly print on a printer, ie.

$ lp -h printserver -d HP2100 output.pdf

OS X

Printers should be discovered and availble for addition.

Windows

Unknown.