Printing in KDE - How best to - Konq, inkjet
What's the best way currently to set KDE up for printing?
Have you done this recently?
Specifically: Recent Woody install.
This will be primarily for printing web pages from Konq.
using a recent parallel port Epson Inkjet printer
which is supposed to be well supported for Linux:
9: Next Steps and Where to Go From Here
Which doesn't have any suggestions about printing.
Points to an outdated howto, whose current version is here:
I glanced at that, and
Printing Software by Grant Taylor, in Category Reviews - Saturday,
September 15th 2001 00:00 EST at:
(Aside: Among other things, this says:
"The gimp-print project has produced a driver suite that drives most
Epson Stylus and many other brands of color inkjet printers."
So, do I need to install GNOME stuff to get that?)
I searched the Debian KDE archive for last quarter and found
articles like: Printing with CUPS 1.1.10 on KDE 2.1.2
So, that's on a specific package (CUPS). But, I didn't find anything
about _how_ to determine _which_ printing sw to use.
There is quite a bit to digest in the above links.
I'm hoping someone here (you?) has digested that (& perhaps more)
and will save me/us some time with a quick suggestion of
[referencing: http://www.linuxprinting.org/howto/ &
to use, and how to get them installed on a KDE system.
1) What packages should I apt-get,
2) How to install which drivers,
[I'm new to doing printer setup on Linux.
All help/suggestions appreciated. Thanks! :) ]
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