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Re: Canon i950 printer ppd file

On Sat, 19 Mar 2005 21:29:46 -0800, MATT RICHARDSON <marichar@csusb.edu> wrote:
> > On Mar 19, 2005, at 10:53 AM, MATT RICHARDSON wrote:
> >
> > > The short version is that you can use a Windows ppd.
> > great! so you can use a WindowsNT ppd on a PPC machine?
> This thread has some relevant info as well:
> http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/topic-23872.html

There's apparently some (Japanese?) CUPS software involved here... 


Remember, with CUPS you not only need the PPD, but you need the right
"Back End" driver that converts from Postscript to the raster format
of the printer.

So apparently somebody at Canon is developing "linux-friendly" drivers.

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