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[kubuntu] Installing HP OfficeJet 5610 and sharing it

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I would like to install, preferably the latest driver for HP Officejet 5610 and share it (e.g. using CUPS). However, I could not find any relevant options in the UI, and, I have to resort to the command line; is this so? It seems that I have to update my driver to version 3.9.8, presumably by uninstalling and re-installing it again. Is it possible to update? How? There are instructions on applying the patch (http://hplipopensource.com/node/187), but I'm not sure whether I have to do this with the file I downloaded (hplip-3.9.8.run) administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ vi hplip-3.9.8.run ... administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ ./hplip-3.9.8.run bash: ./hplip-3.9.8.run: Permission denied administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ sudo .hplip-3.9.8.run ... administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ dpkg -l hplip Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Cfg-files/Unpacked/Failed-cfg/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err: uppercase=bad) ||/ Name Version Description +++-=======================================-=======================================-==================== ii hplip 3.9.2-3ubuntu4 HP Linux Printing an administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ ls Home.desktop hplip-3.9.8.run trash.desktop administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ mkdir hplip administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ mv *.run hplip administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop$ cd hplip administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop/hplip$ ls hplip-3.9.8.run administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop/hplip$ ls hplip-3.9.8.run administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop/hplip$ ./hplip-3.9.8.run bash: ./hplip-3.9.8.run: Permission denied administrator@elsueno:~/Desktop/hplip$ :confused: Related Links: 1. http://hplipopensource.com/hplip-web/install.html NOTE hplip-3.9.8.run is a script file.. #!/bin/sh # This script was generated using Makeself 2.1.5 CRCsum="3873069307" MD5="d91761d513cae77cf69f4f71b7c6ec95" TMPROOT=${TMPDIR:=/tmp} label="HPLIP 3.9.8 Self Extracting Archive" script="./hplip-install" scriptargs="" targetdir="hplip-3.9.8" filesizes="15715138" keep=y print_cmd_arg="" if type printf > /dev/null; then print_cmd="printf" elif test -x /usr/ucb/echo; then print_cmd="/usr/ucb/echo" else print_cmd="echo" fi unset CDPATH MS_Printf() { $print_cmd $print_cmd_arg "$1" } MS_Progress() { while read a; do MS_Printf . done } MS_diskspace() { ( if test -d /usr/xpg4/bin; then PATH=/usr/xpg4/bin:$PATH fi ... (Hardware)