alterator-backend-printer-drivers - alterator backend for printer drivers maintainance

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package filename alterator-backend-printer-drivers-6.0-alt12.noarch.rpm
Package name alterator-backend-printer-drivers
Package version 6.0
Package release alt12
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category Publishing
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 6.66 KB
Installed size 6.66 KB
alterator backend for printer drivers maintainance


Package Version Architecture Repository
alterator-backend-printer-drivers - - -


Name Value
/bin/awk -
/usr/sbin/accept -
/usr/sbin/cupsdisable -
/usr/sbin/cupsenable -
alterator-sh-functions -
coreutils -
cups -
findutils -
foomatic-db-engine -
gawk -
grep -
gzip-utils -
kmod -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
sed -
service -


Name Value
alterator-backend-printer-drivers = 6.0-alt12


Type URL
Binary Package alterator-backend-printer-drivers-6.0-alt12.noarch.rpm
Source Package alterator-printers-6.0-alt12.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install alterator-backend-printer-drivers rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install alterator-backend-printer-drivers




2014-12-08 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt12
- Raw printer support added
- mdl.scm: Vendors sorted in backend
- printer_drivers backed merged to cupsd
- cupsd: allow empty printer description
- index.scm: remove Quit button
- CUPS-ipp connection added
- smb: crash fixed and optimizations
2013-10-08 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt11
- Allow comma and dot in printer name
2012-12-12 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt10
- Backend printer_driver: Fix driver searching
2012-12-11 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt9
- New search paths and file extensions for update-printers-db:
* Search in /usr/share/ppd/ too
* Follow symlinks
* Search for *.ppd.gz extension too
2011-04-04 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt8
- l10n removed: merged to alterator-l10n (ALT #25380)
2011-02-24 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt7
- Use instead
- Hack for HP printers added
- Use /usr/lib instead of $(getconf LIBDIR)
2010-09-29 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt6
- reload smb service when add/remove printer
2010-09-22 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt5
- select form size increased
2010-09-15 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt4
- generate button id removed
- create temporary ppd with "prn_name" template
- test that directory parport* exist
- .gear/rules: alterator-printers -> @name@
2010-08-12 - Lenar Shakirov <> 6.0-alt3
- code cleanup and optimizations
- don't rebuild driver when printer reconfigured, use old PPD file
- LPT autodetection: search in the right path for none parport0
- error catching improved in lcl and mdl forms

See Also

Package Description
alterator-bird-0.0.2-alt1.noarch.rpm Alterator module for Bird server setup
alterator-browser-gui-common-0.1-alt2.noarch.rpm Common files for alterator GUI browser
alterator-ca-0.5.6-alt1.noarch.rpm Office Server CA Manager
alterator-cd2-0.3-alt3.noarch.rpm additional cdrom installation
alterator-clamav-1.1.1-alt1.noarch.rpm Clamav antivirus system configuration module
alterator-console-0.1.3-alt1.noarch.rpm Alterator module for emulate console
alterator-control-2.2-alt1.noarch.rpm alterator module for control package
alterator-cyrus-0.02beta-alt1.noarch.rpm alterator module for system wide cyrus settings
alterator-ddos-0.2.0-alt1.noarch.rpm Alterator module for ddos-deflate administration
alterator-dhcp-0.9.6-alt1.noarch.rpm alterator module for dhcp conf file editing
alterator-distro-chainmail-3.0.0-alt3.noarch.rpm special alterator modules for IVK Chainmail
alterator-doc-5.4-alt2.noarch.rpm documentation and samples for alterator
alterator-domain-policy-1.0-alt2.noarch.rpm Alterator module for configure ALT Domain Policy
alterator-drweb-0.99.4-alt1.noarch.rpm Dr. Web antivirus system configuration and administration module
alterator-etcgit-1.1-alt17.noarch.rpm Alterator module to control versions of configuration files in /etc using git