Printing Test Day
It’s that time again. Fedora 16’s Printing Test Day is tomorrow, Thursday October 6th. Come along and help make printing work better on Fedora! The Test Day page has instructions on what you need and how to test.
I’ve just released version 1.2.1 of system-config-printer. One of the changes is that it now uses the D-Bus API of the Fedora firewall tool to actually make firewall adjustments that it needs.
Presenting at OpenPrinting Summit today
Just a quick note that I’ll be presenting by phone today, Thursday 15th April, at the OpenPrinting Summit on the topic of automatic printer driver installation in Fedora 13. The talk is at 1600 UTC / 1700 BST, and was not Wednesday as scheduled. The schedule hasn’t been updated yet, but when it is you […]
Printer Device IDs wanted
The new feature in Fedora 13 for installing printer drivers automatically makes it all the more important to have correct IEEE 1284 Device IDs for printers. Unfortunately many drivers shipped in Fedora do not declare Device IDs for all the printers they support, and some of the ones we do have are wrong. You can […]
Printing Test Day this Thursday
This Thursday (March 25th) is when a Printing Test Day is being held for Fedora. This is an opportunity to check that printing will work with your printer in Fedora 13, and to help find bugs to be fixed before release date. One of the new features in Fedora 13 is the automatic installation of […]