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"2.6.9-67.0.7.ELhugemem" is what I get when I do a uname -r. Here's what I get when I do a uname -a:
Linux <nodename> 2.6.9-67.0.7.ELhugemem #1 SMP Wed Feb 27 04:59:22 EST 2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
Sorry, had to take the opportunity when I found it.
As far as the version, I meant like RedHat Enterprise 4, or SuSE Server 9, etc. Different distros have different ways of setting up a printer. In my experience, once you connect the printer, you should be able to go into your hardware configuration utility, and set it up.
Under OpenSuSE, I'd just fire up YAST, click "Hardware", then click "Printer", and set it up.