Ch12 Printer Management Exam

  1. CUPS stands for:

    • Co-managed UNIX Printing System 
    • Common UNIX Printing System 
    • Current User Printing System 
    • Common User Printing System
  2. Which of the following functions is not provided by the printer service?

    • Accepting print requests from multiple users 
    • Economizing use of the printer cartridge
    • Queuing the print jobs 
    • Scheduling jobs for printing
  3. A printer’s status can be offline because it has run out of paper. True or False?

    • True 
    • False
  4. CUPS, an open source printing system, and available for Windows, Linux, and OS X was developed by ___________.

    • Apple 
    • DEC
    • Microsoft 
    • University of California – Berkley
  5. The network protocol used by CUPS for sending jobs from clients to print servers is ____________.

    • CCCP 
    • PPP 
    • FTP 
    • IPP
  6. Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) is a network protocol that supports which of the following?

    • Both authentication and access control
    • All confidentiality, authentication and access control
    • Authentication only
    • Access control only
  7. By mistake, a user sends a file to print on a remote printer. The best course of action is:

    • Ask the administrator to switch off the printer 
    • Stop printer service immediately 
    • Call up the remote location and have them reject the print job from the printer controls 
    • Delete the document if the print document is still in the queue
  8. CUPS retains the print job in the queue even after it is printed. True or False?

    • True 
    • False
  9. The ___________ directory contains the configuration files for CUPS.

    • /etc/printers
    • /etc/cups
    • /etc/drivers
    • /etc/IPP
  10. A system administrator wants to make few changes to the CUPS server configuration. Changes should be made in which of the files?

    • printers.conf 
    • snmp.conf 
    • cupsd.conf 
    • classes.conf
  11. Which of the following changes is not possible by modifying various settings in the CUPS configuration file?

    • Maximum number of copies that a user can print per job 
    • Port to listen for printer information packets 
    • Allow access from the specified host 
    • Maximum number of printers that can be configured
  12. A user reports to the system administrator that when printing a Japanese web page, he gets junk characters. Which of the following settings should the system administrator check in the CUPS configuration file?

    • BrowseLang 
    • BrowsePort 
    • DefaultLanguage 
    • BrowseAllow
  13. A print job can be cancelled either by the owner of the print job or by the __________ account.

    • Printing 
    • administrator 
    • Manager 
    • root
  14. Refer to following section from the CUPS configuration file and identify the correct statement:

    Order Allow,Deny 
    • Only the allow statement is valid 
    • Allow access to all hosts in the domain and subdomain 
    • Allow access to all hosts in the domain, but exclude those that are in the subdomain 
    • Allow access to all hosts in the subdomain, but exclude those that are in the domain
  15. The /etc/cups/printers.conf file can be updated either using the URL: http://localhost:631 or the ___________ command.

    • print
    • configure
    • update 
    • lpadmin
  16. The /etc/cups/printers.conf file contains three printer entries. What should the user Gary do so that everyone uses the HP1600 printer by default?

    • Delete DeviceURI for all other printers 
    • Specify the DefaultPrinter directive for the HP1600 printer 
    • Remove all other printer entries except for the HP1600 printer 
    • Set HP1600 as the local printer
  17. The /etc/cups/classes.conf file is used by the cupsddaemon for:

    • Storing the class of the default printer 
    • Counting the maximum number of client connections 
    • Sharing printers 
    • Storing the list of available local printer classes
  18. CUPS can only be administered by:

    • Root User and members of the group specified in the SystemGroupdirective 
    • No administration options are available 
    • It depends on the Allow and Denydirectives 
    • Remote Printers
  19. Use of which of the following options for the lpadmin command will enable the printer and make it ready to accept jobs?

    • -x
    • -p
    • -E
    • -d
  20. What is the outcome of running the lpadmin -d lpicprinter command?

    • Printer >lpicprinter is added 
    • Printer lpicprinterbecomes the default printer
    • Deletes printer lpicprinter
    • Enables printer lpicprinter
  21. While the testprinter printer was printing a job and had several others in the queue, Joe runs the lpadmin -x testprinter command. The effect of the command is:

    • The current job is aborted 
    • The testprinter printer gets deleted 
    • All choices are valid 
    • All pending jobs in the queue are deleted
  22. Which of the following statements regarding cupsd is false?

    • Runs as multi-threaded server process 
    • Uses other processes for printing, monitoring and providing web interfaces 
    • Implements IPP operations and attributes 
    • By default it runs as a daemon
  23. Which of the following options, when used with cupsd, ensures that cpusdruns as a foreground process detached from the controlling terminal?

    • -f
    • -F 
    • -t
    • -c
  24. Every print job stored in the /var/spool/cups directory has:

    • Multiple control and data files 
    • One data file and one or more control files
    • One control file and one or more data files
    • One control file and one data file
  25. Which of the following statements about CUPS Print Queues is correct?

    • Does not support Windows-based print servers 
    • Works only for locally connected printers 
    • Supports another CUPS printer server on the network 
    • Cannot be added using the lpadmin command
  26. The __________ utility can be used to take a printer offline for maintenance work so that new jobs do not queue on that printer.

    • print
    • cupsreject
    • offline
    • queue
  27. A system administrator needs to find out the number of copies of a confidential document printed by a particular user. Which of the following log files should he view for the information?

    • access_log
    • cupsd.conf
    • page_log
    • error_log
  28. Identify the correct command to view the status of all printers:

    • lpq
    • lpr
    • lpq -P hpfloor1
    • lpq -a
  29. Log files relating CUPS service can be found in the _________ directory.

    • /var/logs/cups

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