classes.conf(5) Easy Software Products classes.conf(5)NAMEclasses.conf - class configuration file for cups
The classes.conf file defines the local printer classes that are avail‐
able. It is normally located in the /etc/cups directory and is gener‐
ated automatically by the cupsd(8) program when printer classes are
added or deleted.
Each line in the file can be a configuration directive, a blank line,
or a comment. Comment lines start with the # character.
<Class name> ... </Class>
Defines a specific printer class.
Specifies whether or not the printer class is accepting new jobs.
Specifies human-readable text describing the printer class.
Specifies human-readable text describing the location of the
Specifies a printer that is a member of the printer class.
Specifies the initial state of the printer class (Idle or Stopped)
Specifies the message associated with the state.
SEE ALSOcupsd(8), cupsd.conf(5), mime.convs(5), mime.types(5), print‐
ers.conf(5), CUPS Software Administrators Manual, http://local‐
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22 June 2000 Common UNIX Printing System classes.conf(5)