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Old 07-18-2004, 04:27 PM   #1
Magnabrau
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Printing: What do I do with my PPD file in CUPS?


My printer was not listed among the choices in the localhost:631 routine, so I dowloaded a PPD file. Now what? The docs mostly assume you know some stuff that I don't (yet!).

Thanks,

John
 
Old 07-18-2004, 04:42 PM   #2
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http://linuxprinting.org/cups-doc.html
If that doesn't help, look here:
http://sdb.suse.com, search for CUPS

Good luck!

gargamel
 
Old 07-18-2004, 04:57 PM   #3
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I now have a printer test page, thanks to your tip. I had already looked at the first page you noted, but not carefully enough (well, it was a bit confusing). This time I read it more methodically and it took me about 3 minutes to get the thing up and running. Thx.

John
 
  


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