Bug 128789 - Add a way to query for printer drivers
Summary: Add a way to query for printer drivers
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-printer   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Tim Waugh
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2004-07-29 16:19 UTC by John (J5) Palmieri
Modified: 2013-03-13 04:46 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 0.6.105-1
Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2004-07-30 16:07:36 UTC
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Description John (J5) Palmieri 2004-07-29 16:19:54 UTC
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Description of problem:
match-driver    returns the best match driver for given make and model
                an empty string is returned if no match can be made 
                the IEEE 1284 MANUFACTURER string, or the printer
                manufacturer's name as listed in the foomatic database.
                the IEEE 1284 MODEL string, or the printer model as listed
                in the foomatic database.  required.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run printconf-tui match-driver --make=<make> --model=<model>


Expected Results:  prints out the printer driver to standard out or an
empty string if no driver matched

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2004-07-30 12:22:39 UTC
I've got a first attempt at this going.  Do you need this to run a
non-root?  Currently printconf-tui refuses to do anything unless it's

Comment 2 John (J5) Palmieri 2004-07-30 15:23:54 UTC
root is fine.

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