Re: Cups+printer install?
On 08/03/2005 08:02 pm, Ishwar Rattan wrote:
Is there a way to install a printer using cups without
a browser (no capability for http://localhost:631/)?
I want to access remote printers alos on a cups server in
the dept but have no interest in installing X-windows.
Pollywog <firstname.lastname@example.org> replied:
Are you using KDE? If so, I believe you can use the KDE Control Center (under
Peripheral Devices > Printers). You should also be able to edit the files
in /etc/cups/ directly to add a printer. I rarely use a browser for it now,
I most often use KDE (on Xandros). I have one laptop running Debian Sarge
and I am almost sure that KDE has a wizard for adding printers (in the
Control Center of KDE).
The Add Printer option in the KDE Control Center activates a printer
wizard. I found it more
intuitively easy to use than the http://localhost:631/ option in the
browser. Now I haven't used it to
install a remote printer. The Debian KDE list might also have some good
suggestions for you.
(Mr.) Gayle Lee Fairless, http://counter.li.org/, No. 365760.
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