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Old 09-30-2004, 10:34 PM   #1
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PostScript failure result in printing failure


Hi all,

I am trying to get my HP PSC1210 work in slackware 10 with CUPS and the HP driver, but I tried many ways. It still doesn't work.

I found this in the cups error_log, so I think PostScript is the trouble maker. Please advise me how to fix this.
thanks a lot

error_log:
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] Starting renderer
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] JCL: <job data>
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10]
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] renderer PID kid4=14052
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] renderer command: gs -q -dBATCH -dPARANOIDSAFER -dQUIET -dNOPAUSE -sDEVICE=ijs -sIjsServer=hpijs -sDeviceManufacturer="HEWLETT-PACKARD" -sDeviceModel="deskjet 3320" -dDEVICEWIDTHPOINTS=612 -dDEVICEHEIGHTPOINTS=792 -r300 -sIjsParams=Quality:Quality=0,Quality:ColorMode=2,Quality:MediaType=0,Quality:PenSet=1 -dIjsUseOutputFD -sOutputFile=- -
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] successful.
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] ESP Ghostscript 7.07.1: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] renderer return value: 1
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] renderer received signal: 1
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] Process dying with "Possible error on renderer command line or PostScript error. Check options.", exit stat: 3
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] Possible error on renderer command line or PostScript error. Check options.
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] tailptal-mlcd: ERROR at ExMgr.cpp:3209, dev=<mlc:usbsc_1200_series@/dev/usb/lp0>, pid=14064, e=19, t=109660098823:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] KID4 finished
D [30/Sep/2004:llioSubprocess: llioRead returns -19, expected=6!
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] pw = 576.0, pl = 747.0
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] PageLeft = 18.0, PageRigptal-mlcd: ERROR at ExMgr.cpp:2820, dev=<mlc:usbsc_1200_series@/dev/usb/lp0>, pid=12508, e=11, t=1096600988 10] PageTop = 783.0, PageBottom = 36.0
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [JobllioService: fdRead returns 0, expected=6!
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] 0 %%BeginPageSetup
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] 0 %%EndPageSetup ptal-mlcd: ERROR at ExMgr.cpp:871, dev=<mlc:usbsc_1200_series@/dev/usb/lp0>, pid=12508, e=11, t=1096600988
D [30/Sep/2004:23:01:14 -0400] [Job 10] -------exClose(reason=0x0010)
 
Old 10-01-2004, 01:15 AM   #2
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That does look like a problem with the postscript renderer (ghostscript).
I'd suggest you try running that gs command line yourself and seeing if it provides any useful error information. And/or try upping the "LogLevel" in cupsd.conf to get more info in the log.
 
Old 10-01-2004, 01:06 PM   #3
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try this page:

http://www.linuxprinting.org/show_pr...um=HP-PSC_1210

and advise us here if you still have problems
 
  


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