Re: USB-Printer prints RAW PCL6-Code
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 9:15 AM, Camaleón <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:45:43 +0200, Martin Lorenz wrote:
>> Again a rather strange behavior ...
>> My Samsung ML-2150, which is said to work perfectly with
>> cups/openprinting, did work well with my old computer.
>> Now with a new machine and a new system it only prints page after page
>> of RAW PLC6-Code whenever I try a second print-job after swithing it on.
>> The first job is printed flawlessly. From then on I might be lucky to
>> get a proper printout but most of the time I only receive garbage.
>> When I switch off the printer and on again the next job is good.
>> Any ideas where to start investigating? Is it a kernel issue?
>> Is it an USB-issue (I already changed through all my USB-cables)?
> Have you tried with another driver? Pxlmono seems to be the recommended
> for your printer but true is that there are many available...
I will second this. Try one of the other drivers available. I
recently had this problem with an HP laser printer and had to change
from the CUPS+gutenprint to an HPLIP driver to get rid of the problem
(garbage printed and then the printer locking up, requiring a power