pandarsson at yahoo.com
Wed Feb 13 12:36:17 UTC 2008
On Tuesday 12 February 2008 7:50:56 Willis Taylor wrote:
> Since I wanted to give Kubuntu a fair test against Ubuntu and I have
> v.7.10 of both installed on my two main units and the printer wizard
> only shows the ip4000 and nowhere near the ip4300 should I give up,
> format the Kubuntu partition on my other machine and install Ubuntu on
> it? The driver for the ip4300 was waiting on me to use it in Ubuntu
> 7.10. It's beginning to look like Kubuntu is not ready for the general
> public, am I wrong? I'm finding it very easy to get answers on the
> Ubuntu list but there seems to be almost no activity here.
Considering Ubuntu and Kubuntu would have the same printer packages, there's
no point in switching.
That said, when I installed Kubuntu, I saw that for some reason, CUPS was not
installed. Check if that's the case for you. If it is, I would install the
following packages in Adept Manager:
That's what I have installed, anyway. Try that and see if you can set up your
printers. Good luck.
By the way, you are using the printer setup in the systemsettings program,
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