For some reason I had a thread going here but it disappeared. http://www.pclinuxos.com/forum/index.php?topic=82937.new;topicseen#new
Now when I link to it I get "The topic or board you are looking for appears to be either missing or off limits to you".
But I still need help.
"I downloaded the package that you linked to ( downloaded to my Desktop ) http://sourceforge.net/projects/cupsdriverkodak/
I then just right clicked on it and selected extract archive here - it extracted two files and
two other archived packages, so I right clicked on those and selected extract archive here
"Got a folder that is named user and I clicked on it and it opened and has three folders inside
I clicked on the share folder that opened to two more folders and I clicked on the doc folder
that lead me to a folder named c2esp so I clicked on it and found files inside that are named
readme - install - and so on.
"You can open those files and read from there.
"Hope this helps,
I did that and tried make and make install and it looked like it worked but it didn't. According to the install instructions;
"(Optional) Install packages needed for this driver to work:
You may need to install some packages if you do not already have them, before you can install the driver.
I'm assuming you know how to do that (with synaptic package manager, in Menu: System/Administration).
You will need the following:
Except build-essential and libcupsimage2-dev don't seem to be in the PCLOS repo.
I'm a little concerned that they are deb packages and will screw up my PCLOS. Should I be or should I just get them? I assume I can get then with apt-get.