Printer problem Samsung CLX-3170

mike cloaked mike.cloaked at
Thu Nov 24 17:33:17 UTC 2011

On Thu, Nov 24, 2011 at 5:09 PM, mike cloaked <mike.cloaked at> wrote:

> It is hard to proceed just on the basis of the lines in the log....
> if you can't remember the steps you took then you could remove the
> printer definition - and copy the two files into your system as I
> described in a previous posting. Once you have done that then do "ls
> -lZ rastertosamsungsplc" after cd to its directory - and the same for
> the ppd file so I can compare to my own. Then redefine the printer in
> the system and tell me how you did so - step by step....
> I will try to see if you then did anything differently to me.

There is now a splix driver (open source) package in updates-testing -

I have just installed it and set my printer to use it - and it works
nicely for me - it is just possible that it may work for your printer
too..... worth a shot.
mike c

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