We have 200 printers, most of them is HP, connected via jetdirect. We are running HP-UX and there is a lot of traffic on the printers.
We need to change it and the choice is BSD lpd. I have heard that its pretty buggy and not a good choice as printerserver. Is linux an alternative (among the BSD alternative)?
I promised to write further about my project, and here I am. First, I needed to setup the Primary Server. You can read how in this article: Setup FreeBSD Server with full HDD encryption (http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Unix/BSD/FreeBSD/A_3660-S…
Every server (virtual or physical) needs a console: and the console can be provided through hardware directly connected, software for remote connections, local connections, through a KVM, etc.
This document explains the different types of consol…
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands.
Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.:
Learn how to navigate the file tree with the shell.
Use pwd to print the current working directory: Use ls to list a directory's contents: Use cd to change to a new directory: Use wildcards instead of typing out long directory names: Use ../ to move…