How to configure printer in Kubuntu 8.10

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Nov 23 19:45:17 GMT 2008

On Sunday 23 November 2008, Wulfy wrote:
>Eberhard Roloff wrote:
>> Wulfy wrote:
>>> David McGlone wrote:
>>>> Do you have an HP printer? if so you can use HP printer toolbox, if not
>>>> use the cups web interface.
>>> Thanks, David...
>>> I tried hp-setup but it can't find my printer!!!  I'm totally confused
>>> now.
>> I wonder, that since 11 mails, you did not mention what printer you have
>> and how it is connected to your machine. And nobody asked....
>> regards
>> Eberhard
>HP DeskJet 420.  Parallel port...  I know it should be in a museum...  :@)
If it is still working, yes it should be displayed proudly, cuz its an 
exception to the genre.  Most of those had parts falling out or breaking by 
the time they were on their tenth ream of paper and second ink cartridges.

Cheers, Gene
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