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OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies by John Rizzo

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Listing Printer Sharing Features in Mountain Lion Server

The print server built into every copy of OS X is quite capable. These are its main features:

check.png Printers accessible by users on the same local network as the server

check.png Print queues stored on the server

check.png Sharing of network printers, not just printers connected to the server

check.png Support of Windows and Linux clients

check.png Automatic connections to the network directory

check.png Printer load balancing with pooling

check.png Remote administration from any computer and any OS with a web browser

check.png Kerberos authentication for printing

In the following section, I go through some of the terminology you encounter when setting up shared printing.

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