[rescue] printing alternatives?
rdarlington at gmail.com
Wed Jul 11 08:46:35 CDT 2007
Yep. I indicated on the list a few days ago that I'm running
Strongbolt. $70 USD.
On 7/11/07, Lionel Peterson <lionel4287 at verizon.net> wrote:
> >From: Ronald Gilchrist <unixrescue at gmail.com>
> >Date: 2007/07/10 Tue PM 11:46:06 CDT
> >To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
> >Subject: Re: [rescue] printing alternatives?
> >James Hartley wrote:
> >> I'm wrestling with making an old Cobalt Qube 2 into a print server (using
> >> NetBSD...). I'm looking into printing alternatives, such as lpr, CUPS,
> >> lprNG, or Ghostscript. Any & all comments as to configuration issues,
> >> may be better or more extensible, most actively maintained, etc. would be
> >> greatly appreciated.
> >NuOnce/Bluequartz seems to be combined with CentOS into commercial product:
> NuOnce/Blue Quartz is a freely-available product, downloadable from the following address, and is fully usable (I've thrown it on older PIII/933 systems with 512 Meg RAM and it ran quite nicely):
> This offering (strongbolt) seems to be geared towards installation on an original Sun/Cobalt server and to exploit it's unique hardware (LCD, buttons, etc.) and is a commercial product.
> NuOnce apparently supports "replacement" hardware, like some small Tyan 1U server chassis that include their own LCD, buttons for installation/configuration like this Tyan chassis:
> And offers commercial support and add-ons for their free software:
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