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Old 09-29-2010, 03:20 PM   #1
joshc12385
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installing a dell printer driver on ubuntu 64bit


I was curious as to if there was a way to install a 32bit driver on a 64bit system. I have a dell v515w printer and the only driver they provide for it is a 32bit driver. I was wandering if anyone may know of a way to install it or if anyone knows of any other available drivers. I have searched everywhere for i dont know how long and came up with nothing
i have tried installing the 32bit libraries and it didnt help.. and going back a 32bit system is out of the question due to ubuntu not wanting to load.. i think it has something to due with my hard drive being to large... but im using ubuntu 10.10 maverick 64bit... any help would be appreciated
 
Old 10-01-2010, 01:18 AM   #2
veeruhs
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Hi,

Try installing that as Post Script Printer from System-Config-Printer command
 
Old 10-03-2010, 12:55 AM   #3
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ahhh thanks for the reply.... but im kinda stupid lol u know .... ive used linux off and on for a few years... more off then on.. so im not really for sure what your talking bout... what would be the command i would put in... i know... im a noob... but i guess thats what im here for.. thanks for your patients
 
  


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