[Openicc] cupsICC on remote CUPS servers Part 2

Alastair M. Robinson blackfive at fakenhamweb.co.uk
Tue May 24 10:46:35 PDT 2011


On 24/05/11 13:06, Richard Hughes wrote:

> The PPD file itself can't be modified. It's installed by a package
> manager, or in extreme cases is burnt into a ROM image.

Not strictly true.  The PPDs in /usr/share/ppd are package-manager 
installed and owned, but the PPDs in /etc/cups/ppd are modified by CUPS 
every time you use the web interface to set printer defaults.  (And that 
modified version is served to clients.)

All the best
Alastair M. Robinson

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