Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Sun 21 Dec 2014, 19:16
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware » Printers
HP PSC 1210 Driver File can it be copied into Puppy
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Author Message
john biles


Joined: 17 Sep 2006
Posts: 1409
Location: Australia

PostPosted: Sun 14 Jan 2007, 08:00    Post_subject:  HP PSC 1210 Driver File can it be copied into Puppy  

Hello everyone,
My Father has an HP PSC 1210 Printer / Scanner / Copier 3 in 1 printer.
As I am trying to get him using Puppy, he always complains that Puppy is of no use to him unless it can print.
As the PSC 1210 printer driver isn't included in Puppy 2.10 or the new updated Puppy 2.13 I went to HP and downloaded the hplip-1.6.12 tar.gz driver package and unzipped it.
I found the driver and unzipped it into a new folder.
My question is there any way I could paste it into Puppy's printing Package so I can chose that driver from the list.
The driver ends in .ppd format

_________________
Legacy OS 2.1 LTS Released! Install me on a new! EXT2 Partition with 500Mb of swap and I'll be happy. Razz
Legacy OS 4 Released! Install to newer legacy hardware / early EeePC's Very Happy
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
klhrevolutionist


Joined: 08 Jun 2005
Posts: 1124

PostPosted: Sun 14 Jan 2007, 08:18    Post_subject:  

Firstly, this is the wrong section to post.

And to answer your question visit: http://www.GreenvilleRoad.com/PuppyGuide-1.html?PrinterSupport

_________________
Heaven is on the way, until then let's get the truth out!
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message 
john biles


Joined: 17 Sep 2006
Posts: 1409
Location: Australia

PostPosted: Sun 14 Jan 2007, 08:31    Post_subject:  

Sorry klhrevolutionist,
I wasn't sure where to put my question.
OK I will be home from work in 2 hours so I hope this post isn't moved until I get home to save the Link you gave in Bookmarks on my home PC.
It looks like the info I need!

_________________
Legacy OS 2.1 LTS Released! Install me on a new! EXT2 Partition with 500Mb of swap and I'll be happy. Razz
Legacy OS 4 Released! Install to newer legacy hardware / early EeePC's Very Happy
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
john biles


Joined: 17 Sep 2006
Posts: 1409
Location: Australia

PostPosted: Mon 15 Jan 2007, 04:19    Post_subject:  

I've used this Cups Dotpup to get my Printer working in Puppy.
While it's an excellent Package its only drawback is the requirement for a internet connection. (My father doesn't have one)
If you have the driver can you use this package without the need to connect to the net.
If not can the Driver be pasted into the correct folder and if yes which folder is it.

_________________
Legacy OS 2.1 LTS Released! Install me on a new! EXT2 Partition with 500Mb of swap and I'll be happy. Razz
Legacy OS 4 Released! Install to newer legacy hardware / early EeePC's Very Happy
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
menno

Joined: 03 Nov 2005
Posts: 78
Location: Bedum (Nederland)

PostPosted: Wed 31 Jan 2007, 13:40    Post_subject:  

Maybe this helps ?

http://dotpups.de/menno/docs/HOWTOhpijs

You need hpijs and some lib's (libnetsnmp.so.9 and libcrypto.so.0.9.8. )
It works with PDQ .
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware » Printers
Jump to:  

Rules_post_cannot
Rules_reply_cannot
Rules_edit_cannot
Rules_delete_cannot
Rules_vote_cannot
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0487s ][ Queries: 12 (0.0088s) ][ GZIP on ]