nigel at rmk.co.il
Wed May 24 16:39:06 BST 2006
Mitch Thompson wrote:
> Nigel Ridley wrote:
>>Mitch Thompson wrote:
>>>Nigel Ridley wrote:
>>>>I am going to buy a new printer (Epson Stylus CX3700) and would like
>>>>to know beforehand how easy it is to install it on Breezy or would it
>>>>be better to upgrade to Dapper first?
>>Thanks. Yes I knew about linuxprinting.org. The main question was about
>>Dapper support - does Dapper use the new 'gutenprint' package?
>>I should have asked that in my original post - sorry :-(
> Not a problem. Well, not sure if this directly answers your question, but:
> mitch at colossus:/home$ apropos gutenprint
> cups-genppd.5.0 (8) - generate Gutenprint PPD files for use with CUPS
> cups-genppdconfig.5.0 (8) - a user-friendly interface to generate
> Gutenprint PPD files for use with CUPS
> cups-genppdupdate.5.0 (8) - update CUPS+Gutenprint PPD files
> ijsgutenprint (1) - Ghostscript driver for Gutenprint
> ijsgutenprint.5.0 (1) - Ghostscript driver for Gutenprint
> This is from my system, Dapper for AMD64. So it appears that there is
> at least the ability to use Gutenprint in Dapper.
Thanks. It's not on my breezy system so I might have to upgrade to
Dapper to get the new printer to work.
How did you do the upgrade on your 64 bit system - did you change your
sources.list from brezzy to dapper or did you download the install cd
and do a fresh install?
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