driver for a printer connected to a remote computer

Mark LaPierre marklapier at
Sun Mar 31 22:22:16 UTC 2013

On 03/31/2013 05:36 PM, antonio montagnani wrote:
> A printer connected to a computer on my network is easily discovered but
> driver is generally a Raw generic driver: therefore I cannot use part of
> options (i.e. printing multiple pages on a single sheet and so on).
> If I want to have full functionality I have to install driver by hand
> using system-config-printer.
> (I am using a Samsung ML-1610 laser printer)
> Is this behaviour normal??
> Antonio
> Running Fedora F-18 (Spherical Cow)
> On my home PcDesktop

I suppose the first question would be:

How is this printer that is connected to a computer on your network 
being shared by that computer?

Is the machine that the printer is connected to also running F-18?

    ^ ^  Mark LaPierre
Registered Linux user No #267004

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