[cups.general] need recommendations for printer

Till Kamppeter till.kamppeter at gmx.net
Sun Sep 4 07:20:39 PDT 2005

Have you followed these instructions:


If yes, can you post the output of

cupstestppd <Brother's PPD for your printer>

Can you make the PPD available to us (do not post on the list, better 
put on some web space and post a link)?


Eric S. Johansson wrote:
> since there is  *NO* support for the brother 5170DN printer from this 
> list or brother for free or fee, I need to buy another printer and take 
> a 300$ loss on this one.  are there any printers, currently on the shelf 
> with:
> cups supplied support (not using the mfg supplied ppd, you fooled me 
> once, not again)
> laser b/w
> duplexer
> 15+ ppm
> large paper bin
> single sheet feed for cardstock
> budget <$400  more if I can sell the brother printer.
> suggestions?
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