[CentOS] /var/spool/lpd in exports

Stephen Harris lists at spuddy.org
Tue Jan 13 01:46:56 UTC 2009


On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 08:29:21PM -0500, Jerry Geis wrote:
> Is this line needed in /etc/exports for anything other and printing (I 
> presume)
> 
> /var/spool/lpd         *(rw)

Ask the person who put it there; it's not there by default :-)

Printing doesn't need it.  I can't think of _anything_ that would need
that specific directory exported.  Indeed, it could cause problems if
two different machines tried to write to it at the same time.

-- 

rgds
Stephen


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