[Samba] Cannot get HP1055CM Color Plotter to work with "Point and Click"

Marcus White 1midniterider at comcast.net
Wed Sep 29 09:32:40 GMT 2004

Yes... All of these steps were performed. Before loading the drivers.
Were the drivers for your plotter loaded directly on the Windows

Marcus O.

On Thu, 2004-09-23 at 08:33, Olaf Eichhorn wrote:
> Hi Marcus,
> Is Your printqueue "raw"? You have to create one for Yoour Printer. I
> choosed swat to do that.
> Than You have to edit two files to allow unknown type of data to be
> printed via cups.
> I found this in the mailing list archive
>     1.      Edit /etc/cups/mime.types to uncomment the line near the end
> of the
> file that has:
> #application/octet-stream
>     2.      Do the same for the file /etc/cups/mime.convs.
>     3.      Add a raw printer using the Web interface. Point your
> browser at
> http://localhost:631. Enter Administration, add the printer following the
> prompts. Do not install any drivers for it. Choose Raw. Choose queue
> name Raw
> It worked perfect for our HP 450C HPGL plotter.
> Olaf

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