For instructions, see How to Start Solaris Print Manager.
Select Add Access to Printer from the Printer menu.
The Add Access to Printer window is displayed.
Fill in the window.
If you need information to complete a field, click the Help button.
Verify that access to the printer is added. Check for the new printer entry in the Solaris Print Manager main window.
Verify that the printer can print requests.
$ lp -d printer-name filename
Exit Solaris Print Manager.
Choose Exit from the Print Manager Menu.
If you want to print to a remote printer, you must add access to the remote printer. This example shows how to configure access to a printer named luna, whose print server is saturn. The system saturn becomes a print client of the printer luna.
# lpadmin -p luna -s saturn 1 # lpadmin -p luna -D "Room 1954 ps" 2 # lpadmin -d luna 3 # lpstat -p luna 4
Identifies the printer and the print server.
Adds a description for the printer.
Sets the printer as the system's default printer destination.
Verifies that the printer is ready.