Archive for September, 2007


Saturday, September 29th, 2007

I’ve created my first PledgeBank pledge!

IPP browser

Thursday, September 27th, 2007

I’ve added an IPP browser to system-config-printer, similar to the SMB browser. Screenshots below.


Bournemouth Eye

Monday, September 24th, 2007

Bournemouth from above

Originally uploaded by cyberelk11
We went up in the Bournemouth Eye on Saturday. It’s a tethered helium-filled balloon that reaches 500 ft above the Central Gardens in Bournemouth. I’ve been wanting to go on it since we moved here!


Testing duplex printing on Fedora

Monday, September 24th, 2007

It was a while before and Evince both worked correctly with the GTK+ print dialog in Fedora Core 6, and most of the problems were with duplexing and printing multiple copies. Intrigued by a message on the fedora-list mailing list complaining about problems with duplex printing, I decided to spend a bit of time checking for regressions.


State of Fedora Printer Configuration

Monday, September 17th, 2007

I just wrote a short piece about how the Fedora CUPS administration tool (system-config-printer) works:

Abstract: This document aims to give a brief introduction to the CUPS administration tool that was written for Fedora Core 6, system-config-printer, and the current state of this tool’s development.

Read the full thing if you’re interested.