General Questions

In which forum should I ask LPRng questions?

Forum: General Discussion

Where can I find a table of working printers?

Where can I find a tutorial of setting up a printer?

LPRNG Error Messages

Where can I find the log file?

Look for the lf entry in /etc/printcap for the log file.

lpdomatic: unable to evaluate datablob

This problem can also happen when one uses LPRng and sets up the
/etc/printcap for an lpdomatic queue as described for stock LPD on

To solve the problem the /etc/printcap has to be set up as described for
LPRng on the mentioned page and the accounting information has to be
removed from the printer description file. Or one re-downloads the
printer description file.