Jaunty: How to install a USB printer?

marc gmane at auxbuss.com
Wed May 6 13:31:03 UTC 2009

Jan Torben Heuer said:

> marc wrote:
>> I want to install a usb printer that's connected to my machine. I can't
>> figure out how to do this in jaunty.
> For me, running "system-config-printer" was the easiest solution. But it
> is a GNOME program and you may have to install it manually.
> Nevertheless, the printer will appear in KDE, too.

I tried:

 $ system-config-printer

This self-discovered the printer, via samba!

However, when I try to print, I get:

  Tree connect failed (NT_STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED)

When did printing become this hard!


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