When does CUPS call for gs?

angelb at bugarin.us angelb at bugarin.us
Mon Jul 12 09:49:33 PDT 2004


It turned out the printer's(HP 4100TN) Installed Personalities and Options was set to Automatic. This somehow conflicted with CUPS.

Once the Peronalities was set to PCL everything worked.


angelb wrote:
> Guenther Frick wrote:
> > angelb wrote:
> > > I have two slightly diffrent printers: HLPJ4 SI and HP4100 TN
> >
> > > Anyway, why did CUPS sent the Test Page directly to the SI printer and it worked great while CUPS called gs to print Test Page to the TN printer? Again, both printers are HP and are using the same CUPS drivers.
> > >
> > Are you sure? You use the same PPD files for both printers?
> >
> Yes. I did a diff on both printers ppd files and it returned nothing. This means they're both the same.
> Thanks,
> angel

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