Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Jason Maletsky <jm2@×××××××××××××.com>
To: marcos ferreyra <bocacorazon@×××××.com>
Cc: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2004 15:48:56
Message-Id: 1097077795.27610.28.camel@gen-jm2-470n.silverstatecu.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? by marcos ferreyra
If you have cups running you can use the browser configuration tool:
http://localhost:631

I think it's the easiest way to configure a printer.

On Wed, 2004-10-06 at 08:43, marcos ferreyra wrote:
> Examples of things that DON'T WORK out-of-the-box are > * wireless (in my experience, very hard to set up) > * software suspend > * printers > > > > --- Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o> wrote: > > > On Wed, 2004-10-06 at 03:23, Gbor Farkas wrote: > > > set up a printer in gnome. > > > > > > i must admit, maybe i just don't know how to do > > it. > > > i usually emerge kdebase, and use kcontrol (kde > > control center) > > > to add a cups printer. > > > > > > so, if there's a normal way to add a printer in > > gnome, tell me. > > > > emerge gnome-cups-manager > > > > I really wish this ebuild would add a .desktop entry > > to the Desktop > > Preferences section of my Gnome menu by default. In > > fact, you might > > even have it on your system and just not know it. > > > > -- > > Chris Gianelloni > > Release Engineering - Operational/QA Manager > > Games - Developer > > Gentoo Linux > > > > > > -- > > gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list > > > > > > > -- > gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list >
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