Copy Printer configuration from on server to another

On server “A”

1.Open “sam ->Printers and Plotters->LP Spooler-> Save/Restore Spooler Configuration”
2.Go to “Actions”
3.Click on ‘Save Spooler Configuration’
4.Exit out of SAM
5.tar cvf /tmp/sam.tar /var/sam/lp
6.Transfer the sam.tar file to system B:/tmp.

On server “B”

1.tar xvf /tmp/sam.tar
2.You may need to change the permissions and ownership of these files. To do that run:
chmod -R 755 /var/sam/lp/* ; chown -R lp:bin /var/sam/lp/*
3.Open “sam ->Printers and Plotters->LP Spooler-> Save/Restore Spooler Configuration”
4.Go to “Actions”
5.Click on ‘Restore Spooler Configuration’
6.Don’t forget to restart the scheduler
7.Exit out of SAM

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