[CentOS] Duplex networkprinter for Linux
jszinger at gmail.com
Thu Oct 7 13:39:20 UTC 2010
On Tue, 5 Oct 2010 15:18:09 +0200
kim.gabrielsen at get2net.dk wrote:
> does anybody know about a duplex (color) printer with linux support?
> either with centos as print server or - preferably - as a stand alone
> network printer?
At home, I recently replaced an HP office jet with a Lexmark X543
multifunction printer/scanner/copier. The C543 is print-only
version. Getting it set up under MacOS X, Fedora and CentOS was a
snap. I'm happy with it (I don't print enough to care about the cost
Recently at work, I had to set up a new HP, and had a hard time
finding a Linux PPD, and our sysadmin had no more success. I
ended up grabbing the OSX PPD and removing the Mac specific parts.
The office jet at home worked OK once I rebuilt the Fedora HPLIP RPMs
for CentOS, but HP's Mac drivers were flaky, and were never updated for
news OSX releases.
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