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Old 10-05-2004, 01:23 PM   #1
houtenkop
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printing problem


Help!!!!!!!!

I have on my MDK 10 machine 2 printers installed
BROTHER HL 10h
CANON BJC 6200

Now neither of those printer would print a test page from MCC
My Laserprinter is continously printing pages with some characters on who say nothing
My Canon won't print anything

I have now removed both printers from my machine and my laserprinter keeps printing nonsense.

Now I would like to kill all commands towards my printers and instaal them over properly

How should I do this

Help

Thanks
 
Old 10-05-2004, 01:36 PM   #2
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Canon USA does not provide Linux support.

In order to get a Canon printer working (most of them, I think), your only option is to download a $30 product called Turboprint.
 
Old 10-05-2004, 01:40 PM   #3
houtenkop
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my canon printer has allready worked under MDK 10
what about my other printer

how can I kill all the commands who are send to my printers so I can reinstall both printers
 
Old 10-05-2004, 01:42 PM   #4
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I don't remember whether Mandrake uses CUPS as
most linux distributions. If so, there is good docs in

http://www.cups.org/

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