Printers and scanners installation
jbinpg at shaw.ca
Sat Jan 13 01:31:19 UTC 2007
On Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 12:43:39AM -0800, Don and/or Mila Trombley wrote:
> I have a HP deskjet 930c printer and a Hp Scanjet 4300c which I wish to
> When I tried to type in:
> sudo apt-get install build-essential python2.4-dev python2.4-qt3
> libcupsys2-dev libsnmp9-dev libipeg62-dev lsb libtoolsautomake1.9
> libusb-dev <enter>
> Notes: Xubuntu 6.1 reports: package Python 2.4-dev is not available, but
> is referred to by another package. this may mean that the package is
> missing, has been obsoleted,
> or, is only available from another source. However the following
> packages replace it: python2.4
> E: Package python2.4-dev has no installation candidate. et al........I
> retyped the lines with the suggested recommendations,....and still end
> up with more of the same.
> So, what can I do to get these things working?
On my Edgy box:
$ apt-cache show python2.4-dev
Maintainer: Ubuntu Core Developers <ubuntu-devel at lists.ubuntu.com>
Original-Maintainer: Matthias Klose <doko at debian.org>
Depends: python2.4 (= 2.4.4~c1-0ubuntu1)
Suggests: libc6-dev | libc-dev
Description: Header files and a static library for Python (v2.4)
Header files, a static library and development tools for building
Python (v2.4) modules, extending the Python interpreter or embedding
Python (v2.4) in applications.
Maintainers of Python packages should read README.maintainers.
Bugs: mailto:ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
$ apt-cache policy python2.4-dev
*** 2.4.4~c1-0ubuntu1 0
500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com edgy/main Packages
So you should be able to pick it up without problem with a stock install
since it is in the main repository.
Prince George, BC
So the code is there. Not sure why you aren't picking it up. Perhaps you
need to add
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