[PC-BSD Testing] Include Gutenprint Family of Drivers in PCBSD Base

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Jan 6 11:21:05 PST 2012


On 01/06/2012 14:02, Ian Robinson wrote:
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 3:00 PM, <testing-request at lists.pcbsd.org
> <mailto:testing-request at lists.pcbsd.org>> wrote:
>
>       3. Re: Include Gutenprint Family of Drivers in PCBSD Base
>          (Kris Moore)
>     ------------------------------
>
>     Message: 3
>     Date: Wed, 04 Jan 2012 20:03:31 -0500
>     From: Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org <mailto:kris at pcbsd.org>>
>     To: testing at lists.pcbsd.org <mailto:testing at lists.pcbsd.org>
>     Subject: Re: [PC-BSD Testing] Include Gutenprint Family of Drivers in
>            PCBSD Base
>     Message-ID: <4F04F6E3.4010209 at pcbsd.org
>     <mailto:4F04F6E3.4010209 at pcbsd.org>>
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>     On 01/04/2012 17:46, Ian Robinson wrote:
>     > With FreeBSD.org building 9.0-RELEASE right now, it is only a short
>     > time until the PCBSD Team builds and distributes PCBSD 9.0-RELEASE.
>     >
>     > I am writing to suggest that the Gutenprint family of printer
>     files be
>     > included in the base. 
>     >
>     > --
>     > Ian Robinson
>     > Salem, Ohio
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>     I'm not sure which ones you are missing, the gutenprint-* ports
>     are already included. Do you mean HPLIP for LaserJet?
>
>     --
>     Kris Moore
>     PC-BSD Software
>     iXsystems
>
>
> Dear Kris,
>
> Thanks for the speedy reply.  I am wrong and you are right.  On
> further investigation, the CUPS+Gutenprint v5.2.7 driver is available
> for the HP LaserJet.
>
> I am sorry to have interfered with your work to get PCBSD 9.0 out.  I
> must have selected the wrong printer, and that would explain why I had
> to watch my printer spew pages and pages of garbage.
>
> Looking forward to reaping the benefit of your work.
>
> Ian Robinson
> Salem, Ohio
>

Oh, its no problem! Just glad that we ended up having it, was worried it
was another driver we didn't have a port made up for :)

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems

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