kerplop at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jun 10 15:08:04 UTC 2004
Gerry Tool wrote:
> Rodolfo J. Paiz wrote:
>> At 20:02 6/9/2004, Sean Estabrooks wrote:
>>> On Wed, 09 Jun 2004 16:46:31 -0600
>>> clemens at dwf.com wrote:
>>> > With the foo-magic (or whatever) ppd file generated in FC2
>>> *nothing* comes out
>>> > of the HP (the Sharp isnt in the CUPS database).
>>> > <snip>
>> I'll provide some balance to this argument by saying that I *never*
>> managed to get a printer working before CUPS. Since CUPS came along,
>> I've been able to set up and share 15 or so printers (mostly HP, a few
>> Epson) flawlessly and easily. As far as I am concerned, CUPS is the
>> best thing since sliced bread.
> I'll second that. It has gotten easier and easier with every iteration
> of CUPS. LPD used to be a nightmare to get working properly.
> Gerry Tool
YES! It was only months ago that I conceded ease of printer setup to a
friend who uses Windows exclusively -- and only weeks ago that I
retracted that concession.
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