Debian packaging for the Python cloudprint proxy utility

View the Project on GitHub davesteele/cloudprint-service


Using the cloudprint-service repository.

Here is how to add cloudprint to apt repository resources for your system, letting you install and automatically upgrade with standard tools.

First, add a reference to the cloudprint PPA to your /etc/apt/sources.list file (as root):

deb cloudprintppa main
Add the repository key to your apt key ring:

# wget
# sudo apt-key add
Install the packages with :

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install cloudprint cloudprint-service
The packages will be updated with every 'apt-get upgrade'.

Login to Cloud Print (as root):

# service cloudprintd login
Accounts with 2 factor authentication require an application-specific password
Google username: <username>
Password: <password>
Updated Printer MFCJ5910DW
# service cloudprintd start
# service cloudprintd status
[ ok ] cloudprint is running.
The service will start automatically from this point on.