printer emits postscript

Robert G. (Doc) Savage dsavage at
Wed Aug 11 17:13:47 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-08-11 at 11:27 -0500, Michael Hennebry wrote:
> Since upgrading to Fedora 13, I've been unable to use my printer.
> It keeps emitting postscript.
> It's an HP Photosmart C3180 All in One (printer, scanner, copier).
> I installed the printer using the GUI available through 
> localhost:Iforgetthenumber.
> The ppd file I used had C3100 in its name.
> Any ideas about what is going on, what I should do about it
> or where to look?
> Every update does something like this to me.
> There is always some problem that takes me weeks or months to fix.
> It's why I wait for EOL before updating.


Point of clarification... Is the printer itself emitting PS back to the
host, or is your driver generating PS code that the printer doesn't

--Doc Savage
  Fairview Heights, IL

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