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Re: [SLE] who can telll me what CUPS is?
  • From: "Kelly L. Fulks" <kfulks@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 7 Nov 2002 07:15:58 -0600
  • Message-id: <200211070715.58194.kfulks@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 07 November 2002 03:25, rex wrote:
> Thibaut Cousin <cousin@xxxxxxxx> [2002-11-07 01:09]:
> > Le Jeudi 7 Novembre 2002 09:21, rex a écrit :
> > > rex@syntax:~/quotes> rpm -q lpr
> > > package lpr is not installed
> > > rex@syntax:~> which lpr
> > > /usr/bin/lpr
> > >
> > > The printer works.
> >
> > The package you probably have is called "lprng".
>
> You got it:
> rex@syntax:~> rpm -q lprng
> lprng-3.8.5-49
>
> Now that you have provided the name I found it in the reference manual.
>
> Thanks,
>
> -rex

For future reference, in this case you could have done the following

rpm -qf /usr/bin/lpr

That would save having to guess at all the possible packages that could be
used for printing. It would have returned the package name that contains the
file /usr/bin/lpr.

--
Kelly L. Fulks
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