cupsys-driver-gimpprint-data package unavailable for Dapper?

Clive Menzies clive at
Mon Apr 10 10:05:36 UTC 2006

On (10/04/06 18:16), Dave M G wrote:
> Ubuntu Users,
> I am having trouble getting my printer to work on Dapper. On another 
> mailing list, it was suggested part of the problem might be that I am 
> missing a package called cupsys-driver-gimpprint-data.
> I attempted to download this package, but only got an error. What can I 
> do to get the necessary package?
> dave at homebase:~$ sudo apt-get install cupsys-driver-gimpprint-data
> Password:
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree... Done
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
> or been moved out of Incoming.
> Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that
> the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> that package should be filed.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
>  cupsys-driver-gimpprint-data: Depends: cupsys-driver-gimpprint (= 
> 4.2.7-10) but 4.3.99+cvs20051122.dfsg.1-2ubuntu1 is to be installed

You could try the cupsys-driver-gutenprint package instead; works fine



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