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Re: cups undocumented deprecation



> There are errors with the cups web page
> interface too though, I'll document here.  In the add printers dialog a
> user gets asked for a ppd file in a couple places.  The user needs to be
> told the path to the file and the ppd file name are needed not just be
> asked for a ppd file.

True it's a very badly layed out interface. However you don't _need_ to
provide a PPD file, the option to provide a PPD file is an _alternative_
to choosing the driver from the list if you have one you'd specifically
prefer to use.

-- 
Pete Boyd

Open Plan IT - http://openplanit.co.uk
The Golden Ear - http://thegoldenear.org



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