[Samba] printing to a remote win98 printer
Joel at HammersHome.com
Sat Apr 27 16:38:02 GMT 2002
It sounds like your postscript file is being interpreted as a text file by
your print filter.
You should have no trouble sending files to this printer.
Try this site, look under bedtime reading, and check out filters, if you
want an introduction to writing your own print filter.
On Sun, Apr 28, 2002 at 02:26:51AM +0200, Andreas Berglund wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 27, 2002 at 02:46:27AM CEST or thereabouts, Joel Hammer wrote:
> > This thing is a PostScript printer. What is your problem?
> My problem is I can't get it to print anything else than pure ascii.
> For example when setting up the printer in cups and then printing a
> testpage I get page after page of postscript codes. I've tried the
> different 4029 drivers that cups has to offer, maybe I should try the
> generic postscript driver instead. I've also tried other printing
> systems such as LPRng with no luck.
> > Joel
> > . Replacement for the IBM/Lexmark 4019
> > . 300 x 300 DPI resolution, or 600 x 600 PostScript
> > . 1 MB memory standard, expandable up to 9 MB
> > . User friendly 16 character LCD operator panel
> > . Standard software-switchable emulations, including IBM Personal Printer
> > Data Stream (PPDS), Hewlett-Packard (HP) LaserJet Series II (PCL4)
> > emulation, plotter emulation (IBM 7372 and HP 7475A color plotters)
> > . High-speed parallel and serial interfaces standard
> > . Optional font cards
> > . Optional paper handling features
> > . Standard manual input tray
> > > On Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 09:59:24PM CEST or thereabouts, Joel Hammer wrote:
> > > > To the best of my knowledge, no.
> > >
> > > What a shame ;-)
> > >
> > > >If this were possible, we would all be
> > > > doing it!
> > > > What is the printer attached to the windows box?
> > >
> > > It's an ibm 4029 010 laserprinter.
> > >
> > > Andreas
> > >
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