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Old 08-25-2004, 06:04 PM   #1
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How to setup a printer in cups?


I have no network or anything, but I never really had experience wih printers and linux, i have a desktop, running gentoo, I have cups installed too, I got a Samsung ML-1740, and I need to know how to set it up

-thanks
 
Old 08-25-2004, 06:57 PM   #2
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here is some info that may help.

http://www.linuxprinting.org/piperma...q3/000993.html

to accessthe cups server use

http://localhost:631

from any browser, it's a web interface for cups. the link above leads you to the proper drivers, ppd files, etc.
good luck.
 
Old 08-26-2004, 03:29 PM   #3
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I' sorry, i just realized Samsung has it's own linux driver on the cd. Sorry for not realizing that .
 
Old 08-26-2004, 06:21 PM   #4
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no need to be sorry, that's excellent, cheers to samsung for supporting linux.
good luck.
 
  


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