ubuntu 9.10 cups server cupsd.conf

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Published on 2010-01-03T22:29:35Z Indexed on 2010/03/08 20:08 UTC
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i have a cups server running on ubuntu 9.10 on my home network. right now i can access it at 192.168.1.101:631, but when i try to access it at myservername.local:631 i get a 400 Bad Request. here's the relevant section from my current cupsd.conf:

ServerName 192.168.1.101

# Only listen for connections from the local machine.
Listen localhost:631
Listen /var/run/cups/cups.sock

# any of the below 'Listen' directives all yield the same result
Listen 192.168.1.101:631
#Listen *:631
#Listen myservername.local:631

# Show shared printers on the local network.
Browsing On
BrowseOrder allow,deny
BrowseAllow all
BrowseLocalProtocols CUPS dnssd
BrowseAddress 192.168.1.255

# Default authentication type, when authentication is required...
DefaultAuthType Basic

# Restrict access to the server...
<Location />
  Order deny,allow
  Deny from All
  Allow from 127.0.0.1
  Allow from 192.168.1.*
</Location>

# Restrict access to the admin pages...
<Location /admin>
  Order deny,allow
  Deny from All
  #Allow from 127.0.0.1
  #Allow from 192.168.1.*
</Location>

# Restrict access to configuration files...
<Location /admin/conf>
  AuthType Default
  Require user @SYSTEM
  Order deny,allow
  Deny from All
  #Allow from 127.0.0.1
  #Allow from 192.168.1.*
</Location>

i get the following in /var/log/cups/error_log:

E [03/Jan/2010:18:33:41 -0600] Request from "192.168.1.100" using invalid Host: field "myservername.local:631"

what do i need to do to be able to access the cups server at both 192.168.1.101:631 and myservername.local:631?

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