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Author Topic: 20091001 gutenprint-5.2.4 [VL6.0]  (Read 1638 times)


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20091001 gutenprint-5.2.4 [VL6.0]
« on: October 01, 2009, 05:03:55 am »

henryxcrudos has built a new Gutenprint package for VectorLinux 6.0.
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gutenprint: gutenprint (JS printer driver for Ghostscript and CUPS)
gutenprint: Gutenprint (formerly named Gimp-Print) is a suite of printer drivers
gutenprint: that may be used with most common print spooling systems, including
gutenprint: CUPS, LPRng, or others.  These drivers provide high quality printing
gutenprint: in many cases equal to or better than proprietary vendor-supplied
gutenprint: drivers.
gutenprint: License: GPL
gutenprint: Authors: The Gutenprint Project
gutenprint: Website:
   After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.


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Re: 20091001 gutenprint-5.2.4 [VL6.0]
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2009, 02:52:34 pm »

So far so good with the HP printer.  I'll try it with the Epson as soon as I get a chance.
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Re: 20091001 gutenprint-5.2.4 [VL6.0]
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2009, 05:39:16 am »

Happy to hear it worked for you (at least for one printer). Was only the second package I've ever built and I guess quite an important one... Glad I didn't screw up completely!
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