Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 140897
RFE: Add foomatic entries for www.linuxprinting.org PPDs
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:55 EST
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Description of problem:
No match for USB device:
desc "Kyocera Mita FS-1020D"
cmdset "PCLXL,PostScript Emulation,PCL5E,PJL"
Please report this message in Bugzilla:
Choose 'foomatic' as the component.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora Core 3
2. Connect Kyocera Mita FS-1020 via USB to the computer
3. Printer is recognized in the boot process but no driver available
4. Start system-config-printer as root
Actual Results: The Kyocera Mita FS-1020D connected via USB is
recognized but the system does not find a matching entry in the
Expected Results: Find an entry for this printer in the foomatic database
The ppd files are available on
Other languages are also available
Hmm, I wonder why there isn't a corresponding foomatic database entry. There
was a plan at one stage for foomatic to switch over to being PPD-based instead
of XML-based; maybe it's because of that.
I'll ask the maintainer.
*** Bug 150491 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
0.6.142-1 implements the new PPD load procedure, taking a copy of the original PPD.