CUPS = Common UNIX Printing System
In order to search for the CUPS based printers connected to the computer (directly or via a network), use this command in the terminal:
or type in the address field of a browser:
The following file controls the cups configurations:
Make sure you configure the file as follows:
1. Tell cupsd to listen broadcasts. This can be done by turning Browsing on
2. Tell cupsd to listen broadcasts from other than local network as well.