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Author Topic: HPLIP  (Read 407 times)

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HPLIP
« on: December 01, 2015, 12:49:05 pm »

Noticed comment that HPLIP should be rebuilt in the Bitbucket. Is that going to happen?
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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2015, 09:21:14 am »

what is this related to?
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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2015, 09:49:09 am »

This must be related to the hplip problem that has already been resolved.  Reinstalling sip and phonon from 7.2 untested fixes the problem

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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2015, 09:54:41 am »

Get new version of HPLIP to support more and later model printers. Have tried to load tarball and install,get errors about CUPSEXT not found.
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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2015, 10:51:58 am »

I have upgraded sip and  phonon.  I tried HPLIP 3.15.9 and 3.15.11.  I maybe doing something wrong. Tar configure make install?
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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2015, 11:10:54 am »

i dont understand. does HPLIP 3.14.10 in the repos not support your printer?
what kind of printer do you have? what is the exact error you get?
 
thats also not what to do with a tarball
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Re: HPLIP
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2015, 01:58:32 pm »

Looked again and yes HPLIP3.14.10 supports printer HP5740e.  What wrong with tarball description?
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