[ubuntu-za] Cups on Hardy

Raoul Snyman raoul.snyman at saturnlaboratories.co.za
Wed Jul 1 12:45:38 BST 2009


On Wed, 01 Jul 2009 13:38:47 +0200, David Robert Lewis wrote:
> After waiting four months for a functioning driver from Lexmark for the 
> X2650 that works on 64bit, I am a bit stuck because it wants Cups 1.2 
> and says I need to upgrade Cups. How do I check which version of Cups is 
> installed?

@:~$ aptitude show cups

Package: cups
State: installed
Automatically installed: no
Version: 1.3.9-17ubuntu3.1
Priority: optional
Section: net
Maintainer: Ubuntu Core Developers
Uncompressed Size: 11.3M
Depends: libavahi-compat-libdnssd1 (>= 0.6.16), libc6 (>= 2.7), libcups2
(>= 1.3.8), libcupsimage2 (>= 1.3.8), libdbus-1-3 (>= 1.0.2), libgcc1 (>=
1:4.1.1),
         libgnutls26 (>= 2.4.0-0), libijs-0.35, libkrb53 (>= 1.6.dfsg.2),
libldap-2.4-2 (>= 2.4.7), libpam0g (>= 0.99.7.1), libpaper1, libpoppler4,
libslp1,
         libstdc++6 (>= 4.1.1), zlib1g (>= 1:1.1.4), debconf (>= 1.2.9) |
debconf-2.0, poppler-utils | xpdf-utils, perl-modules, procps, ghostscript,
lsb-base
         (>= 3), cups-common, ssl-cert (>= 1.0.11), adduser, bc,
ttf-freefont
Recommends: cups-client, smbclient (>= 3.0.9), foomatic-filters (>= 4.0),
avahi-utils
Suggests: cups-bsd, cups-driver-gutenprint, foomatic-db-engine,
foomatic-db, hplip, xpdf-korean | xpdf-japanese | xpdf-chinese-traditional
|
          xpdf-chinese-simplified, cups-pdf
Conflicts: cupsys (< 1.3.7-6), cupsys-bsd (< 1.3.7-5)
Breaks: foomatic-filters (< 4.0)
Replaces: cupsys (< 1.3.7-6), cupsys-bsd (< 1.3.7-5)
Provides: cupsys
Description: Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - server
 The Common UNIX Printing System (or CUPS(tm)) is a printing system and
general replacement for lpd and the like.  It supports the Internet
Printing Protocol
 (IPP), and has its own filtering driver model for handling various
document types.

 This package provides the CUPS scheduler/daemon and related files.

 The terms "Common UNIX Printing System" and "CUPS" are trademarks of Easy
Software Products (www.easysw.com), and refer to the original source
packages from
 which these packages are made.


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