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Old 01-14-2003, 12:08 PM   #1
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Unhappy Support for epson stylusC42ux??


Hi, im dual booting SuSE 8.1 with Win XP, i have a Epson Stylus C42UX printer, but no matter what i selecty under the YasT control centre i cant get it to work, ive tried all the generic and epson options i can, the most response i get is that the printer just spools off loadsa blank sheets,

any ideas????

Im starting to get a nasty feeling that my printer isnt supported!!!!

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Xilent
 
Old 01-14-2003, 09:17 PM   #2
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you need to check Epson online. SuSE isn't likely to have the device driver for your specific printer built into the kernel. Epson online might have a printer driver for LINUX, and if it does, your in luck. If it doesn't, I don't know where else you could find it.
 
Old 01-14-2003, 10:19 PM   #3
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http://www.linuxprinting.org/show_pr...n-Stylus_C42UX
 
Old 01-15-2003, 08:16 AM   #4
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Talking Many Thanks

Thanks, this seems to be the solution,

many thanks again,

#~#~#~#~#~#~#~#

remember windows world refund day, 23rd Jan 2003,
http://windowsrefund.net/

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