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Re: [alpine-devel] How to print a pdf on Alpine Linux?

From: Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 4 Nov 2016 14:49:21 -0200

That's sad, I'll wait. I know 3.5 will be lots of work and everyone's busy.
Hope you remember about hplip later then :)
Thanks.


On Fri, Nov 4, 2016 at 2:10 PM, Timo Teras <timo.teras_at_iki.fi> wrote:
> On Fri, 4 Nov 2016 13:56:46 -0200
> Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I can't print anymore because the "hplip" package was moved to
>> unmaintained. Can someone fix this?
>
> There's a bug about it too:
> http://bugs.alpinelinux.org/issues/6330
>
> I looked at it for few minutes, but it seemed non-trivial. The old
> version of hplip no longer compiles, nor did the latest version. We'll
> be happy to apply any patches sent.
>
> But most devs are currently busy doing release engineering for 3.5 and
> first rcs are hopefully in few (working) days time out. So it might be
> a while before we got down to this...
>
>> Thanks!
>>
>>
>> On Wed, May 18, 2016 at 1:38 PM, Pawel Kowalski
>> <pawel.kowalski.virtual.0_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Install 'cups-client' package, 'hplip' (if you have a HP printer) or
>> > 'foomatic-db-engine' and/or 'guttenprint-cups' (otherwise). All 3
>> > packages are available only in testing repo. That's the main
>> > problem here.
>> >
>> > Then setup CUPS via web-interface on port 631 and use lp command to
>> > print your document:
>> > https://www.cups.org/documentation.php/options.html
>> >
>> > Also check this page at ArchWiki:
>> > https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CUPS
>> >
>> > It's not a complete guide, but a good starting point.
>> >
>> > --
>> > Best regards,
>> > Pawel Kowalski
>> >
>> >
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