Bug 87671 - Please support the use of PPD files
Summary: Please support the use of PPD files
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 84224
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-printer
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact:
: 87672 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-01 02:18 UTC by Dax Kelson
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:52:24 UTC

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Description Dax Kelson 2003-04-01 02:18:02 UTC
Description of problem:
Currently if one wants to use PPD files with CUPS, one must use the lpadmin
command. It would be really nice if redhat-config-printer allowed the use of PPDs.

The end results of using PPDs is the ability to configure printer specific
options on a per print job basis, see:


Comment 1 Dax Kelson 2003-04-01 02:21:50 UTC
*** Bug 87672 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2003-04-01 10:53:23 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84224 ***

Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:52:24 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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