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Old 07-04-2007, 02:32 PM   #1
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CUPS printing with EPSON stylus PHOTO RX580


Hi all,

I just got a new printer, and cups 1.1.23. Adding a new printer went fine, until I had to pick a driver. I saw RX500, RX600, and RX Series in the list, but no 580. So I figured I'd just give RX500 a try, then RX 600. With each driver, I tried printing a test page, but all I got was a ton of blank pages, and a few pages with ascii characters.

Is there something I'm doing wrong? Help...please?
 
Old 07-04-2007, 03:29 PM   #2
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I looked at the supported printer in Gutenprint but did not see yours.
(http://gimp-print.sourceforge.net/)
You can try asking in the gutenprint project's forums:
http://sourceforge.net/forum/?group_id=1537
You can also try asking here: http://forums.freestandards.org/list.php?26
 
Old 07-05-2007, 07:47 PM   #3
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Solved. The answer is gutenprint 5.1.3, and a restart of CUPS.
 
  


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