Common UNIX Printing System (CUPS)

Registered 2005-07-08 by Registry Administrators

A printing service for UNIX

CUPS provides a portable printing layer for UNIX®-based operating systems. It is developed and maintained by Easy Software Products to promote a standard printing solution and is the standard printing system in MacOS® X and most Linux® distributions. CUPS uses the Internet Printing Protocol ("IPP") as the basis for managing print jobs and queues and adds network printer browsing and PostScript Printer Description ("PPD") based printing options to support real-world printing.

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Development focus:

main series 

Licences:
GNU GPL v2
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