[K12OSN] Student Printing
shahms at shahms.com
Tue May 18 16:58:36 UTC 2004
You can set per-printer quotas that are tracker per-user.
On Tue, 2004-05-18 at 09:17, Josiah Ritchie wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-05-18 at 04:42, Martin Stevens wrote:
> > On Fri, 2004-05-14 at 16:53, xyz xyz wrote:
> > > Students have been printing large volumes of documents
> > > and this is causing a problem from a cost perspective.
> > > How do I go about limiting printing for individual
> > > users??
> > >
> > Remove all the toner cartridges ?
> > But seriously, is it one or two students that abuse the system or all of
> > them.
> > http://phpprintanalyze.sourceforge.net/
> > Would be a start, so you can see who is using the most.
> You could setup a group of people allowed to print in /etc/group (or
> KDE's tool for it). Then set permissions on your print devices to that
> group. Shouldn't that do the trick? I haven't actually done that with a
> printer before so I'm not sure it would, but it works on things like USB
> Sticks, etc and I've heard the same things works for peripheral devices.
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Shahms King <shahms at shahms.com>
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