pol-admin "at" uni-duisburg.de
Wed Sep 29 15:11:01 2004
Alan Auerbach wrote:
> I want to print on a printer local to the client machine from an application
> running on the server machine. I understand this is possible, but cannot get
> it to work.
afaik vnc can't, but citrix metaframe can, among others. maybe they
are using some publicly available trick that you can use as well...
not sure though.
or if you are on the same network as the server, simply use the OS's
printer sharing support.
"Some universities are dead set against giving [software code] away.
But I don't think universities should be in the moneymaking
business. They ought to be in the changing-the-world business, and
open source is a great vehicle for changing the world."
- Larry Smarr, supercomputing expert and
professor of computer science at UCSD
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