adding to printer list for cups web interface

Ed Greshko ed.greshko at
Wed Nov 12 03:46:09 UTC 2014

On 11/12/14 11:31, 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?

Do you have hpijs installed?

I have a HP Officejet Pro 8610 listed on my cups configuration when I attempt to modify a printer.  It show hpijs as the driver.

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