How to install printer Kubuntu?

Ted Quick rim_molder at
Fri Nov 17 05:56:48 UTC 2006

--- Mitch Contla <mcontla at> wrote:

> Ted Quick said the following on 11/16/2006 07:16 AM:
> > I have been trying to get my printer working again, since an update messed up the system.
> > Apparently CUPS was "improved" to avoid bothering to feed anything to the printer. Is there a
> way
> > to go back to what it was BEFORE the upgrade?
> >
> > Kubuntu really isn't much use if I can't print anything. Help
> >
> >
> >
> > Ted Quick
> > Need a website? Look at:
> >
> >   
> How about some specifics? What do you mean "feed anything to the
> printer"? Are the printers set to accept jobs? What do you see when you
> goto http://localhost:631/printers
> My ubuntu (dapper) system is completely up to date, and I've never
> experienced a problem with printing.
> -- 
> Mitch

That gives me "No Printers"

Also when I try to print something the Print box appears and it says Printer Name "Default"
When I click on the Properties button it say print command 

Ted Quick
Need a website? Look at:

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