installing a printer on debian systemx

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Fri May 19 14:40:29 UTC 2017

Mark here,
Thanks Alex.  I got the printer configed, but I did go ahead and install the application, because one never knows when I'll need to reconfig it, or
maybe a new one.

Mark Peveto
Registered Linux user number 600552
Everything happens after coffee!

On Fri, 19 May 2017, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:

> Le 19/05/2017 à 00:54, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> > Hi folks,
> Hi Mark, Alex ARNAUD here,
> > Mark Peveto here.  How on earth do I install a printer on my Debian system?
> > I installed, of course, the met install, which seems to latk a few things,
> > including printer control.  I have a samsung ML-1710 lazer printer that I
> > need to get going.
> > There is no printer option anywhere in any of the menus.
> You could install the package "system-config-printer". It will provide you a
> simple application for printer configuration.
> After installation the application is available from system, administration.
> Best regards.
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