Printing problem on FC13

fred smith fredex at
Thu Jul 1 02:43:39 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 10:24:46PM -0400, Alex wrote:
> Hi,
> I've set up a printer entry for my Brother HL-5070N network printer,
> and when I print a test page it instead prints one page with "ERROR
> NAME; undefined COMMAND; -12345X at PJL OPERAND STACK", followed by pages
> and pages of blank paper until I turn off the printer.
> There is a choice of a number of print drivers, and I've tried a few
> of them, including ljet4, hl1250, and a ghostscript driver, and they
> all do the same thing.
> It hasn't worked since I installed FC13, but did work when I
> previously had Ubuntu and an older FC installed on this computer.
> How can I troubleshoot this?

I'd say the first thing to try is to duplicate the settings you used
in earlier Fedoras where the printer worked, especially by using the
same printer driver, though other settings may also matter.

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