Thiago Macieira thiago at
Sun Nov 4 14:32:48 GMT 2007

Kurt Pfeifle wrote:
>Thiago Macieira wrote:
>> John Layt wrote:
>>>> Can't you look if that lpr binary is linked to libcups? On a shell
>>>> I'd do the "ldd $(which lpr)|grep libcups" test...
>>> I'll look into that, would this work on all the *nix platforms?
>> No.

Because ldd is not portable.

First of all, the format of the output is nowhere near standard in the 
Unix systems that have ldd.

Second, not all of them do. MacOS X and AIX don't.

Third, lpr could be a script.

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