HP 1020 printer setup
matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Fri Jun 8 02:04:10 UTC 2007
> 5. sudo apt-get install firefox
> need firefox to see how to download drivers
> the first time
Why can't you use Konqueror for that (I prefer Firefox, but Konqueror
works for most things)?
> 10. lpadmin -d hp1020
> This step makes hp1020 the default printer, otherwise there is
> no default printer. This should be a step in the wizard IMHO.
You can do it in the printer pane of KDE Control Panel. I've never used
> You MUST use the -t flag for the lpstat
> command otherwise you never get anything from it.
Really? The man page says it will displayed queued jobs then.
> One more thing. I had a Brother printer and then tried the
> HP1020. This also caused problems. Did not find the magic
> formula for deleting a printer after you have installed one.
Again, see the printer pane in KDE Control Center.
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