From: Till Kamppeter <till.kamppeter@gm...> - 2008-11-30 01:12:33
I have packaged the new Gutenprint release as distribution-independent
LSB package now and uploaded it to OpenPrinting. The packages and
instructions on how to install them you find on:
The source RPM is here
There are no source files for the Debian packages, as they are converted
from the RPMs with alien.
The package can be installed without uninstalling the Gutenprint
provided by the Linux distribution. Besides the update to the new
release fixes were done to assure that queues with simplified PPDs will
not be upgraded to expert PPDs when installing the package. The PPDs of
all Gutenprint queues will be replaced by their counterparts of
In printer setup tools choose the OpenPrinting driver by selecting the
PPD/driver entry which mentions "OpenPrinting".
Note that the package does not include the plug-in for the GIMP.