USB printing

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Fri Dec 1 20:48:31 UTC 2006

On Friday 01 December 2006 20:40, Grumpy_Penguin wrote:
>On Friday 01 December 2006 09:35, Rodney D. Myers wrote:
>> On Fri, 1 Dec 2006 08:39:38 -0700
>> "Grumpy" <grumpypenguin at> wrote:
>> > I am still not able to get my Samsung ML 2010 to print under Kubuntu
>> > or Ubuntu it seems that cups does not detect usb printers nor does
>> > anything else any suggestions?
>> I have that printer sitting here right in front of me, and it works.
>> You need to use their software to install it, and get it to work. I
>> don't remember the link for their updated software, but that's what
>> worked for me.
>I used the script on their cd but I notice that the readme says that you
> have to already have a print system running if you use Debian or
> Kubuntu/Ubuntu

Yes, and for some reason I haven't fathomed, the *buntu install doesn't 
add a client.conf file to /etc/cups, so one must be created before you 
can use a printer out on your local lan.

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