printer emits postscript

Robert G. (Doc) Savage dsavage at
Wed Aug 11 19:05:38 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-08-11 at 13:13 -0500, Michael Hennebry wrote:
> The printer is putting postscript-shaped ink onto the paper,
> Usually, it blackens one line before going on to the next page.
> The few legible lines are postscript.
> I suppose that means the driver is emitting the wrong PS code.
> The printer worked, eventaully, with Fedora 11.
> I forget the details of the struggle.


This looks like a case of not selecting the correct driver when setting
up the printer. When I look at the HP printer drivers menu in F13 I see
two entries for the HP Photosmart C3100 series. Are you using one of
those drivers? Have you tried the other?

--Doc Savage
  Fairview Heights, IL

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