Category: Print

debian centos cups – set default printer and print from bash terminal command line
22.09.2019

terminal/bash/no gui version: hostnamectl; # tested on Operating System: CentOS Linux 7 (Core) CPE OS Name: cpe:/o:centos:centos:7 Kernel: Linux 4.15.9 Architecture: x86-64 # with software installed yum list installed|grep cups cups.x86_64 1:1.6.3-35.el7 @base cups-client.x86_64 1:1.6.3-35.el7 @base cups-filesystem.noarch 1:1.6.3-35.el7 @base cups-filters.x86_64 […]

debian and cups rename printer
08.01.2019

if you print from a laptop at home at at office, and it happens you have the same printer model here and there, you might to want to distinguish between them by name. # become root sudo bash # backup […]

13.02.2018

somtimes it is easier to land on the moon… than install a printer… [root@centos user]# hostnamectl Static hostname: centos.template Icon name: computer-desktop Chassis: desktop Operating System: CentOS Linux 7 (Core) CPE OS Name: cpe:/o:centos:centos:7 Kernel: Linux 4.15.1 Architecture: x86-64 Epson_Stylus_SX510W […]

Linux -> Debian -> MATE Gnome2 install setup config Printer
08.08.2016

apt-get update; apt-get install iceweasel; # without browser you can not access the cups webinterface apt-get install cups cups-client “foomatic-db”; # install cups system itself plus extra drivers apt-get install system-config-printer; adding the ML-6060 (USB only) printer worked like a […]

24.03.2016

it’s so annoying… the brother devices report “toner low” and STOP PRINTING 😀 based on the page-count… not the actual toner-levels. (there used to be “windows” on the side of the toners so you could see (and the device detect) […]