A Sharing Shortcut

{"My main Mac was acting up to the point where I decided to install a fresh copy of Panther using the Installer's Archive and Install option. Although my files were maintained after the installation, a few niggling annoyances cropped up.

Among those annoyances was a printer that refused to print because its driver wasn't included with Panther. Yes, I knew where to download the driver, but I wanted to print ",". Then a little light came on.

My PowerBook had the proper driver installed and could see the printer as clear as day. All I had to do was switch on Printer Sharing in the Sharing system preference and, lo, the printer appeared in the Shared Printers submenu on my main Mac. "}

  
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