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From: Tim Igoe <tim@...>
Subject: Re: What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2004 19:56:53 +0000
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
>
>  
>
I'll add scanners to that list. Can't get mine to work as a none root 
user?! Printers was easy :o

>
>--- Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o> wrote:
>
>  
>
>>On Wed, 2004-10-06 at 03:23, Gábor 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
>>
>>
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