new printer GUI

Foxy foxy at
Mon Sep 25 09:49:06 UTC 2006

Jani Monoses wrote:
> Hi
> there is a new proposed  tool for adding new printers and configuring
> existing ones. It is
> the python/gtk app that is used in FC6. It is in universe currently
> but if feedback is good
> it should get in main and on the CD
> $apt-get install system-config-printer
> please discuss issues with it here but file bugs in LP if you find some.
> You need to update to the latest foomatic-db in edgy as well, the
> previous versions have a corrupt printer description file in the
> database which crashes this tool.
> thanks
> Jani
is it only in Edgy or in Dapper as well?

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