Subject: Re: YP printcap
To: Jens A Nilsson <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/18/2000 09:15:33
On Mon, Dec 18, 2000 at 01:50:55PM +0100, Jens A Nilsson wrote:

 > I have implemented support for YP printcap in lpd and friends.
 > Nsswitch.conf controlls how /etc/printcap and the NIS maps
 > printcap.byname and printcap.bykey are used. They if both
 > files and nis is specified the two data bases are merged.
 > Default is of course files.

Cool!  I've been wanting this for a long time but had never bothered
implemeting it!  I'll look at integrating this in short order!

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>