CUPS on to enable AirPrint for legacy devices


This project provides an easy way of running CUPS on for the RaspberryPi. CUPS is a modular printing system for Unix-like computer operating systems which allows a computers to act as a print server, in this case enabling AirPrint capability for legacy printers.

Default login for CUPS web console is ‘root’ and ‘defaultpassword’.

Key features include:

  • Persistent storage of CUPS configuration files (utilizing symbolic links between /etc/cups and /data/cups)
  • CUPS web console accessible via the public device URL

A more detailed and in-depth explanation of purpose, set up, and features incoming.



Official public release today! Includes support for Debian Buster and utilizes the new balenalib base image.