Re: [PARPORT] [Q] Printing to BJC5000 under linux

From: Tim Waugh (
Date: Thu Aug 10 2000 - 05:39:10 EDT

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    On Wed, Aug 09, 2000 at 01:55:38PM -0700, Sam Froppy wrote:

    > Even though my printer is listed as "paperwieght" due
    > to its proprietary printing language, shouldn't I at
    > least see the lights flashing when the drakeconf
    > printer test reports "printer driver is ready and
    > printing"?

    Not necessarily.

    Printers with proprietary interfaces tend to ignore ascii text I


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