cups doesn't show new ppd-driver copied to /usr/share/cups/model/Brother/

Daniel Kasak dkasak at
Thu Apr 14 18:08:29 PDT 2005

ekkard gerlach wrote:
> I copied the the driver  /media/dvd/ger/Nt40/BROMF916.PPD   to
> /usr/share/cups/model/Brother/, I renamed it to BROMF916.ppd and I
> zipped it. But cups doesn't want to display it at localhost:631.
> Why? Which criteria has ppd-file to fullfill that it is displayed?

Have you restarted CUPS?

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