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I am trying to configure my RH7.2 to print to my Lexmark Z12 over USB.
The only route I have found trawling through Google etc is to install CUPS then download and install the lexmark-cups-kit.
The link for this is always http://mandrakesoft.com/~tkamppeter/...ups-kit.tar.gz
However this appears to have expired - I just get 'The client cannot connect, contact Administrator' message.
Does anyone have a valid location for this file or a copy they can mail me?
Forgot to mention,
I have installed cups!
My printer is being recognized on the /dev/usb/lp0 as 'Lexmark? Color Inkjet' - so I presume my device is configured.
Using the standard printconf-gui with a Lexmark 3200 driver I get some garbled output from the printer - so I guess I just need the right driver!
Installed gimp-print (compiled with the cups option).
This gives me the new drivers in CUPS.
However none of them produce any output from the Z12. A few of them make the data light on the printer come on - but then lock the printer.
I believe the Z12 uses a proprietry GDI driver and as such does not respond well to PCL/PJL/ASCII etc.