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Re: [mingp@corel.ca: Anyone in Debian working on or following IPP to make it available on Linux???]

On Wed, 28 Apr 1999, Joseph Carter wrote:

> By all means, please point me at correct information.  I should have made
> it more clear that I was not sure this was the case (though that I don't
> have a printer yet should have indicated that I didn't have experience
> with such things) and I'm interested because if it's as bad as I've been
> told (I'm guessing you're telling me otherwise here) then something that
> makes the task easier is a good thing.

Well, for certain definitions of "correct information" (at least the
definition of: 'this works for me, and carries a *bit* of explanation with
it'), see


My setup involves magicfilter, the regular lpr/lpd system, magicfilter,
and gs. On a remote, SMB-accesible DeskJet 600C (which is not *explicitly*
supported in magicfilter), I can get text, gzipped PS, and almost
definitely anything else I care to install the support programs for. 

Mike Renfro  / Instructor, Basic Engineering Program
931 372-3601 / renfro@tntech.edu

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