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Re: [opensuse] SuSE 11 alpha 3
  • From: Oddball <monkey9@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 30 Mar 2008 22:00:52 +0200
  • Message-id: <47EFF174.3000705@xxxxxx>
Carlos E. R. wrote:


The Sunday 2008-03-30 at 12:12 -0700, Ben Kevan wrote:

>> Have you tried:
>> http://localhost:631/ ?
>>
>> The setup files suppose to be found in:
>> /etc/cups/
>>
>> Some info:
>> http://www.cups.org/documentation.php
>> http://www.cups.org/doc-1.1/sum.html
>>
>> For a test run you could configure a pdfprinter:
>> http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/answers/Applications_GUI_Multimedia/Set
>> ting_up_a_PDF_printer_in_CUPS_in_my_case_in_Slackware
>>

> Although I realize that most experienced users are comfortable with using
> local cups, but the YaST cups configuration is there for a reason to help
> simplify installation and administration.

I don't see the difficulty of using " http://localhost:631/"; to set up a printer. I find it a lot easier than Yast and works much better and more reliable.

-- Cheers,
Carlos E. R.

Me too, because it always works without any fuss, AND: very good error logging, so you are always able to find the cause off failing ;)
--

Enjoy your time around,


Oddball (Now or never...)


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