How to start CUPS?

Francois Tigeot ftigeot at
Thu Sep 9 13:00:59 PDT 2010

On Thu, Sep 09, 2010 at 03:02:38PM -0400, Ed Berger wrote:
> It appears that your shell search path prefers the bsd lpr commands 
> instead of the ones from CUPS that are most likely installed in 
> /usr/pkg/bin instead of /usr/bin by pkgsrc.
> You can rename the bsd files to something else, or copy them over, but 
> its likely a future upgrade will some time replace them again....

You can add a line

	NO_LPR= true

in /etc/make.conf and the system will stop building and installing lpr
related commands during each make build / installworld.

Francois Tigeot

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