On Mon, Apr 09, 2018 at 04:52:36PM +0200, Rudolf Sykora wrote: > > Hello, > > > > I want to print from openBSD 6.3. I tried to use lpd and found > > some information on the web about setting up /etc/printcap.
Around here we actually read man pages and pkg-readmes predrag@oko$ uname -a OpenBSD oko.bagdala2.net 6.3 GENERIC.MP#107 amd64 Please check for foomatic-rip filters explanation which was intensionally broken by upstream for LPD spooling /usr/local/share/doc/pkg-readmes/cups-filters-1.20.1 You should also try to find your answer by searching first misc@openbsd and ports@openbsd Here is my post which would have answered your question. https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-ports&m=141490031517069&w=2 > > Many texts use the foomatic-rip program. I can't find one > > in ports. Is there anything instead? What's the recommended > > way to set up printing? > > i've been using cups and works. Most of OpenBSD guys I personally know are big believers in KISS principle. Answering original question with a suggestion that a simple functionality available from the base should be replaced with a very complicated external program is a bad advise. Predrag > > > > > Thanks for any comments > > Ruda