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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 It is a good object lesson in not using outdated proprietry software.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

-- 
Brian.