LPI Linux Certification/Manage Printers And Printing

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Candidates should be able to manage print queues and user print jobs using CUPS and the LPD compatibility interface.

  • Key knowledge area(s):
    • Basic CUPS configuration (for local and remote printers).
    • Manage user print queues.
    • Troubleshoot general printing problems.
    • Add and remove jobs from configured printer queues.
  • The following is a partial list of the used files, terms and utilities:
    • CUPS configuration files, tools and utilities
    • /etc/cups
    • lpd legacy interface (lpr, lprm, lpq)