The /etc/cups/client.conf and ~/.cups/client.conf files contain up to two directives that determine how the client behaves. Each directive is listed on a line by itself followed by its value. Comments are introduced using the number sign ("#") character at the beginning of a line.
Encryption Never Encryption IfRequested Encryption Required Encryption Always
Encryption directive specifies the default
encryption settings for the client.
The default setting is IfRequested.
ServerName foo.bar.com ServerName 126.96.36.199
ServerName directive specifies sets the
remote server that is to be used for all client operations. That
is, it redirects all client requests to the remote server.
The default is to use the local server ("localhost") or domain socket, if so configured.