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LPRng print queue manager

PythonIcon.png Skill level: easy
The instructions on this page can be followed by a beginner.


Contrib 9:
The latest version of smeserver-print-monitor is available in the SME repository, click on the version number(s) for more information.


Download the rpm and install with the command

yum install smeserver-print-monitor --enablerepo=smecontribs

The post upgrade event and reboot are not required.


The print queue manager will control the print queue for each installed printer. The default install only allows access by the admin user, either to the server manager panel or via web browser.

In server manager select the item Administration >> Printerqueue Admin

For web browser access use the URL


In either case, you will be prompted for the admin username and password.

The usage of the panel is self explanatory.

It is also possible to configure the user manager contrib to have access to the print queue manager.


Remove (uninstall) the rpm with the command

rpm -e smeserver-print-monitor