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On Wed, 5 Sep 2001, Michael Meskes wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 12:04:10PM +0200, Tille, Andreas wrote:
> > By the way:  That lpadmin does not work seems to be a bug but a feature -
> > at least I had the same result as you. :-((
> > The web frontend worked for me after some fiddling around (not after
> > the plain install).
> So this looks like a bug. Did it work for you with the default ppds?
Some ppds shipped with the package worked (LaserJet and DeskJet mainly)
but I had to use the web interface at first time.  After generating
the /etc/cups/printers.conf I copied-and-pasted the relevant entries
in this file and created more printers this way (and copied some
other ppds which were shiped with some more specialized printers).

I did not found a way to add local ppds with the web frontend and
lpadmin failed all the time :-(.

Kind regards


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