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client: client configuration file for cups

NAME

client.conf - client configuration file for cups

DESCRIPTION

The client.conf file configures the CUPS client and is normally located in the /etc/cups or ~/.cups directory. Each line in the file can be a configuration directive, a blank line, or a comment. Comment lines start with the # character.

DIRECTIVES

The following directives are understood by the client. Consult the on-line help for detailed descriptions:
Encryption IfRequested
Encryption Never
Encryption Required

Specifies the level of encryption that is required for a particular location.
GSSServiceName name
Specifies the Kerberos service name that is used for authentication, typically "host", "http", or "ipp". CUPS adds the remote hostname ("name [at] server.example.com") for you. The default name is "http".
ServerName hostname-or-ip-address[:port]
ServerName /domain/socket

Specifies the address and optionally the port to use when connecting to the server. Note: Not supported on OS X 10.7 or later.
ServerName hostname-or-ip-address[:port]/version=1.1

Specifies the address and optionally the port to use when connecting to a server running CUPS 1.3.12 and earlier. Note: Not supported on OS X 10.7 or later.
User name

Specifies the default user name to use for requests.

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