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client.conf(5)			  Apple	Inc.			client.conf(5)

NAME
       client.conf - client configuration file for cups	(deprecated on macos)

DESCRIPTION
       The client.conf file configures the CUPS	client and is normally located
       in the /usr/local/etc/cups and/or ~/.cups directories.	Each  line  in
       the  file can be	a configuration	directive, a blank line, or a comment.
       Comment lines start with	the # character.

       Note: Starting with macOS 10.7, this file is only used by  command-line
       and X11 applications plus the IPP backend.  The ServerName directive is
       not supported on	macOS at all.  Starting	with macOS 10.12, all applica-
       tions	can    access	these	settings   in	the   /Library/Prefer-
       ences/org.cups.PrintingPrefs.plist file instead.	 See the NOTES section
       below for more information.

   DIRECTIVES
       The  following directives are understood	by the client. Consult the on-
       line help for detailed descriptions:

       AllowAnyRoot Yes

       AllowAnyRoot No
	    Specifies whether to allow TLS with	 certificates  that  have  not
	    been  signed  by  a	trusted	Certificate Authority.	The default is
	    "Yes".

       AllowExpiredCerts Yes

       AllowExpiredCerts No
	    Specifies whether to allow TLS with	expired	certificates.  The de-
	    fault is "No".

       DigestOptions DenyMD5

       DigestOptions None
	    Specifies  HTTP  Digest  authentication options.  DenyMD5 disables
	    support for	the original MD5 hash algorithm.

       Encryption IfRequested

       Encryption Never

       Encryption Required
	    Specifies the level	of encryption that should be used.

       GSSServiceName name
	    Specifies the Kerberos service name	that is	used  for  authentica-
	    tion,  typically  "host",  "http", or "ipp".  CUPS adds the	remote
	    hostname ("name@server.example.com") for you. The default name  is
	    "http".

       ServerName hostname-or-ip-address[:port]

       ServerName /domain/socket
	    Specifies the address and optionally the port to use when connect-
	    ing	to the server.	Note: This directive is	not supported on macOS
	    10.7 or later.

       ServerName hostname-or-ip-address[:port]/version=1.1
	    Specifies the address and optionally the port to use when connect-
	    ing	to a server running CUPS 1.3.12	and earlier.

       SSLOptions  [AllowDH]  [AllowRC4]  [AllowSSL3]  [DenyCBC]  [DenyTLS1.0]
       [MaxTLS1.0] [MaxTLS1.1] [MaxTLS1.2] [MaxTLS1.3] [MinTLS1.0] [MinTLS1.1]
       [MinTLS1.2] [MinTLS1.3]

       SSLOptions None
	    Sets encryption options (only in /usr/local/etc/cups/client.conf).
	    By default,	CUPS only supports encryption using TLS	v1.0 or	higher
	    using known	secure cipher suites.  Security	is reduced when	 Allow
	    options  are  used.	  Security  is	enhanced when Deny options are
	    used.  The	AllowDH	 option	 enables  cipher  suites  using	 plain
	    Diffie-Hellman key negotiation (not	supported on systems using GNU
	    TLS).  The AllowRC4	option enables the 128-bit RC4 cipher  suites,
	    which  are	required for some older	clients.  The AllowSSL3	option
	    enables SSL	v3.0, which is required	for some older clients that do
	    not	 support TLS v1.0.  The	DenyCBC	option disables	all CBC	cipher
	    suites.  The DenyTLS1.0 option disables TLS	v1.0  support  -  this
	    sets the minimum protocol version to TLS v1.1.  The	MinTLS options
	    set	the minimum TLS	version	to support.  The  MaxTLS  options  set
	    the	 maximum  TLS  version	to support.  Not all operating systems
	    support TLS	1.3 at this time.

       TrustOnFirstUse Yes

       TrustOnFirstUse No
	    Specifies whether to trust new TLS certificates by	default.   The
	    default is "Yes".

       User name
	    Specifies the default user name to use for requests.

       UserAgentTokens None

       UserAgentTokens ProductOnly

       UserAgentTokens Major

       UserAgentTokens Minor

       UserAgentTokens Minimal

       UserAgentTokens OS

       UserAgentTokens Full
	    Specifies what information is included in the User-Agent header of
	    HTTP requests.  "None" disables the	User-Agent  header.   "Produc-
	    tOnly"  reports "CUPS".  "Major" reports "CUPS/major IPP/2".  "Mi-
	    nor"  reports  "CUPS/major.minor  IPP/2.1".	   "Minimal"   reports
	    "CUPS/major.minor.patch  IPP/2.1".	 "OS"  reports "CUPS/major.mi-
	    nor.path (osname osversion)	IPP/2.1".   "Full"  reports  "CUPS/ma-
	    jor.minor.path (osname osversion; architecture) IPP/2.1".  The de-
	    fault is "Minimal".

       ValidateCerts Yes

       ValidateCerts No
	    Specifies whether to only allow TLS	with certificates whose	common
	    name matches the hostname.	The default is "No".

NOTES
       The  client.conf	file is	deprecated on macOS and	will no	longer be sup-
       ported in a future version of CUPS.  Configuration settings can instead
       be viewed or changed using the defaults(1) command:
       defaults	write /Library/Preferences/org.cups.PrintingPrefs.plist	Encryption Required
       defaults	write /Library/Preferences/org.cups.PrintingPrefs.plist	TrustOnFirstUse	-bool NO

       defaults	read /Library/Preferences/org.cups.PrintingPrefs.plist Encryption
       On   Linux   and	  other	  systems   using   GNU	  TLS,	 the  /usr/lo-
       cal/etc/cups/ssl/site.crl file, if present, provides a list of  revoked
       X.509 certificates and is used when validating certificates.

SEE ALSO
       cups(1),	default(1), CUPS Online	Help (http://localhost:631/help)

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2007-2019 by Apple	Inc.

15 October 2019			     CUPS			client.conf(5)

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