[ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu Printer test page

Matthew Wild mwild1 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 7 19:20:06 UTC 2011

On 7 March 2011 17:04, Paul Sladen <ubuntu at paul.sladen.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Mar 2011, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
>> On 18/01/11 09:56, Paul Sladen wrote:
>> > Ubuntu currently ships a printer test page, which looks something
>> >    http://www.flickr.com/photos/nickj365/4125843224/
>> > and hundreds of thousands (millions...) of these get printed each year
>> The default action says YES or NO. It's quite easy to click on the NO
>> button if you don't want to print a test page...
> Indeed... but the question is;  can we do something more useful than
> just generate scrape paper?  ie. Give a long-term benefit to something
> that is presently throw-away.

I think all mine were quickly recycled into aeroplanes... courtesy of


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