[svlug] How to set up printers in Debian

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Wed Oct 16 01:07:50 PDT 2002


On Tue, 15 Oct 2002 23:37:22 -0700 
William R Ward <William> wrote:

> For years one of the few things about Red Hat that I missed in Debian
> was "printtool", the GUI tool for setting up printers.  I found out
> recently that Debian does have the exact same thing, but it isn't
> called "printtool"... it's called:

> lprngtool!!!

I'd recommend installing CUPS and use the web UI to cupsd.  Among other
things CUPS has better PPD and filter support than LPRNG.

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