Re: Samsung ML-1915 printer
- Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:57:01 +0100
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Samsung ML-1915 printer
On Mon 27 Mar 2017 at 18:38:25 +0100, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
> Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > The HOWTO looks fine for 2010. In 2017 CUPS has changed but, more
> > importantly for this thread and its sister one at
> > https://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2017/03/msg00100.html ,
> > Samsung has made changes to its Unified Linux Driver package.
> > rastertosamsungspl doesn't exist anymore. It is now rastertospl; the
> > PPDS are altered to reflect this.
> > It is a good object lesson in not using outdated proprietry software.
> >From Samsung web site I downloaded the latest version of Unified Linux Driver
> package and tried to use rastertospl in place of rastertosamsungspl, but it
> won't work either... I also accordingly changed the ppd file... But, isn't it
> strange that on another machine of mine, witht new version of CUPS, the printer
> works with the old Samsung files?
Curious indeed. rastertospl has to be executable and owned by root.
chown root.root rastertospl