CUPS - No form feed with Epson and FC5
Gerald B. Cox
gbcox at bzb.us
Tue Apr 18 01:46:31 UTC 2006
Hummmmm...very interesting. Thanks for the info. I searched fedora
bugzilla and didn't see anything listed. If it happened to you with a
and me with an upgrade, looks like a definite code defect somewhere.
I'll open a fedora bug also. Might be something related to the distribution.
It's fairly easy to reproduce. Must not be alot of EPSON R300's running FC5.
Quoting Anthony Joseph Messina <amessina at messinet.com>:
> On Mon, 2006-04-17 at 11:43 -0700, Gerald B. Cox wrote:
>> I been working through FC5 upgrade issues and just noticed another.
>> I have an Epson Photo R300 Printer. I noticed that when
>> I print the CUPS test page, or print from an application such as GNUMERIC
>> or ABIWORD, the page doesn't eject from the printer when done. The
>> only way the page is ejected is I either turn the printer off then
>> back on, or if I start another print job. If I start another print
>> job, the spacing for that next job is messed up.
>> I did notice in properties for the print queue there is a setting for
>> "Send a FF" which wasn't checked. I tried selecting that, but it
>> doesn't make any difference.
>> If I print from within GIMP however, things appear to work normally.
>> I didn't have a problem with FC4 - everything worked fine.
>> Has anyone else noticed this? Should I enter a bug report?
> well, gerald, we meet again...
> i filed a bug report here:
> "[ 1466678 ] Epson Stylus Photo R300 fails to eject last page"
> someone started to help me, but then trailed off. perhaps you could
> reignite the fire.
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