Re: Printing with lprng; no CUPS! :-)
On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 10:36:57PM +0000, s. keeling wrote:
> This is on Etch with "Desktop Environment" de-selected on install (no
> Gnome or KDE :-). Perhaps my mistake was in installing xserver-xorg
> before printer configuration. Surely then, it would notice there'd be
> no web browser it could be configured with? Or can you confure CUPS
> with w3m? :-P
You can configure CUPS not just with w3m but also with vim. :)
> aptitude -R install foomatic-filters-ppds
And what does apt-get install foomatic-filters-ppds get you?
> The following packages are unused and will be REMOVED:
> Considering all the confusion and myriad pleas from people trying to
> get CUPS working on their systems, should we really be going down this
> road? CUPS has made a mess of printer configuration.
It has? WFM. First go too.
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