Where does redhat-config-printer keep its printer data?

Elton Woo elwoo at videotron.ca
Fri Nov 28 21:57:37 UTC 2003

On November 27, 2003 03:20 pm, Tim Waugh, Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> wrote:
>  > printconf-tui --Xexport.  You have to be root:
> >
> > ... naturally! Thanks. This is very helpful, as one can print out the
> > list and use when / if shopping for a new printer. (Just for my future
> > reference).
> You were looking for the configuration of existing queues, not the
> names of available printer models, weren't you?  Or did I jump in at
> the wrong place?

I was looking for the list of supported manufacturers and models, yes.

> The printconf-tui --Xexport information wouldn't really help for
> knowing whether a printer you are about to buy will work.  The
> information at www.linuxprinting.org can help there though, and that
> information is all in XML form in /usr/share/foomatic.
I see. Thanks!

Elton ;-)
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