[Wine]wine printing using CUPS

Frank Spaan wine at spaantje.xs4all.nl
Sat Mar 19 10:29:42 CST 2005

Andrew Neil Ramage wrote:

> I have a problem with the below advice - there is no regapi directory 
> in the source I downloaded for wine-20050211.  Also, on my other box, 
> I am still restricted to the wine-20040814 provided on the SuSE 9.2 
> DVD despite adding the ftp directory for suse/pub/current to YaST.  
> How can I get a more up-to-date version of wine for the SuSE 9.2 box ?

Remove existing package with YaST. I downloaded the latest source on 
Unpack it and run
and you're done.
Also you can download the latest rpm on http://www.winehq.org/site/download

> Andrew
> "Someone set a bad example
> makes surrender seem alright;
> The act of a noble warrior
> who's lost the will to fight
> And now you're trembling on a rocky ledge
> Staring out into a heartless sea
> Facing life on a razor's edge
> Nothing's what you thought it would be."
> -----------
> Rush, The Pass (Presto, 1989)
> wineuser wrote:
>> wine at spaantje.xs4all.nl schrieb:
>>> I'm trying to get my Epson Stylus Color 600 to work with a windows 
>>> app using wine.
>>> My distr (SuSE 9.2) uses CUPS and works fine, but i can't get it to 
>>> work in wine.
>>> The manual is not really helping me out.
>>> When i try to print i get :
>>> fixme:commdlg:PRINTDLG_OpenDefaultPrinter Could not open printer 
>>> styluscolor600?!
>>> err:psdrv:PSDRV_FindPrinterInfo OpenPrinterA failed with code 1801
>>> Can someone help me out ?
>>> Frank.
>> I had the same problem using my printer in MS Access. I solved it 
>> adding some entries in my wine registry (using regedit) and the 
>> win.ini in the fake_windows directory, like described in this 
>> tutorial: http://www.la-sorciere.de/Wine-HOWTO/wineprintconfig.html, 
>> in the part "Printing with the Internal Postscript Driver in Wine". 
>> Seems the tutorial isn't really up to date because I had to use
>> [ppd]
>> "generic" = "/usr/local/share/wine/generic.ppd"
>> instead of [psdrv] ..., and I didn't need the entries for the afm-files.
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