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Re: [vox-tech] USB Printers?
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Re: [vox-tech] USB Printers?

I also have a USB printer, an hp deskjet 825c, to be exact. I was
successful using CUPS, but I did have to play with the drivers a bit in
order to get it to function. I wound up using the default HP Deskjet
driver and it worked like a champ.

If you are using debian, the package cupsys-bsd is nice because it gives
you the lpr/lpq/lprm set of command line tools.

On Thu, 26 Sep 2002, Ryan wrote:

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> On Thursday 26 September 2002 12:31 pm, Mark Williams wrote:
> > Greetings, LUGOD
> >
> > 	I'd like to use my Epson Stylus Photo 820 via USB with Linux. I've got USB
> > printer support compiled as a module and loaded, and I've followed the
> > instructions for setting up lpdomatic with lprng. lpr elicits nothing from
> > the printer. So if anyone else successfully prints using a USB printer, I'd
> > be very interested to hear how it's done. Thanks for your time,
> I got mine working in cups, using the cups web interface.
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