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 Mon 28 Jul 2014, 12:35
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware » Printers
to try a new driver ?
Post new topic   Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic
Page 1 of 1 [2 Posts]  
Author Message
thecoop2

Joined: 22 Sep 2007
Posts: 15

PostPosted: Sun 11 Nov 2007, 15:34    Post subject:  to try a new driver ?  

ive revisited thsi . ive been to linuxprinting.org adn there is an updated gutenprint driver
so ive downloaded and rpm
gutenprint-5.0.1-1lsb3.1.i486.rpm

what next to install it ?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
muggins

Joined: 20 Jan 2006
Posts: 6673
Location: lisbon

PostPosted: Mon 12 Nov 2007, 18:48    Post subject:  

does clicking the .rpm open it using xarchive? if not, do you have midnight commander installed? or just move the file to a temporary directory & unrpm it. Then copy across the extracted files to their proper locations. (midnightCommander & unrpm are both available as dotpups).
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message 
Display posts from previous:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 [2 Posts]  
Post new topic   Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic
 Forum index » Advanced Topics » Hardware » Printers
Jump to:  

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0335s ][ Queries: 11 (0.0029s) ][ GZIP on ]