adding to printer list for cups web interface

Robert Moskowitz rgm at
Wed Nov 12 03:43:16 UTC 2014

On 11/11/2014 05:31 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> So I have an HP Officejet 8610 here and no Officejet in the supplied 
> (default?) list.
> When you use the gui tool, it goes off and seems to look for whatever 
> is needed to support your printer.  Not the case here. So how do I 
> figure out which printer ppd file?  and how to add it to the list?

My F20 notebook has files like:


Whereas my server so far only has the following HP ppds


I tried a 'yum whatprovides */hp-officejet' but nothing.

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