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Old 09-27-2004, 05:57 AM   #1
joffa
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Does the Epson Stylus Photo R210 printer work under Linux


I am looking at buying the EPSON STYLUS PHOTO R210 printer which is how it is branded in Australia. I want it so my wife can print photograph like pictures for her scrap booking.
I only found one reference to it at LQ but it was someone who was having problems getting it to work with Mandrake. I use Debian testing, 2.6.7 kernel.
I have serached linuxprinting but can't see any mention of the R210. Perhaps it is known as a different model in other countries.
Can anyone confirm it will work for me?
 
Old 09-27-2004, 07:12 AM   #2
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There's a page on Linuxprinting for the R200, which I'm pretty sure is the same machine. Uses the gimp-print driver, but so far has only basic support
 
Old 11-10-2004, 03:31 AM   #3
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Any success? I too have this printer, but I can't work out how to select A4 paper size (I'm using Knoppix/Debian 2.6 kernal, with Cups)
 
Old 11-10-2004, 05:13 AM   #4
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Sorry dukbilt, but I was only looking and haven't yet purchased any printer, so I can't help you with that query.
 
  


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