Introducing Solaris Print Manager
In the Solaris 8 release, the Solaris Print Manager is the preferred method for managing printers. This Java-based graphical user interface centralizes printing information when used in conjunction with a nameservice. Using a nameservice to store printer configuration information centralizes printer information and makes printer information available to all systems on the network.
You can use Print Manager in the following nameservice environments.
NIS+ with Federated Naming Service (xfn).