[Wolves] Setting up Officejet 6500 Wireless/USB

Andy Jewell Andy.Jewell at sysmicro.co.uk
Tue Jul 27 22:09:46 UTC 2010

I'll hazard a guess:

apt-get install cups

That's the ubuntu package name - might be the same on backtrack. You  
will of course need a network connection (wired or wireless) for  
access to the repository.

Btw Cups is the common unix printing system.

Give it a go.

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On 27 Jul 2010, at 23:04, "daryl" <mylinux at o2.co.uk> wrote:

> I now need some help please...
> got BT 4 running OK...
> just trying to get my HP Officejet 6500 Wireless installed
> HPLIP GUI keeps coming up with hp-systray must be running
> and if I try
> this from a shell:
> sh hplip-3.10.6.run
> it starts off well but bombs out with this error
> error: A required dependency 'cups (CUPS - Common Unix Printing  
> System)'
> is still missing.
> error: Installation cannot continue without this dependency.
> error: Please manually install this dependency and re-run this  
> installer.
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