Install HP Laserjet CP1215/foo2zjs in Linux Mint Debian Edition

The in-Distro version of foo2zjs has dependency problems at time of writing. Use the one from the foo2zjs home page. From your home directory in a terminal:-

wget -O foo2zjs.tar.gz http://foo2zjs.rkkda.com/foo2zjs.tar.gz
tar zxf foo2zjs.tar.gz
foo2zjs
make
./getweb 1215
sudo make install

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Revenue Online Service in Ubuntu

With the release of Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal on April 28th, it is now possible to use the Revenenue Online Service, hitherto referred to as ROS, on a default install of Ubuntu desktop in Firefox (still doesn’t work in Chromium).

Copy the certificate files into “ROS/RosCerts” (case sensitive) in your home directory. When you go to the ROS website for the first time you will get a security warning, say “yes” or “accept” and enjoy!