Neil Woolford neil at
Mon Jun 27 17:17:45 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-06-27 at 16:44 +0100, Norman Silverstone wrote:
> I am unable to print from Gimp on an Epson Stylus Photo R300. Test print
> from Printing Set-up is OK and I can print from gThumb. Any suggestions
> which help to put things right will be gratefully received.

The first thing to check is whether you have the gimp-print printer
driver package installed, then set your printer to use the driver from
that package.

I *think* the master package is cupsys-driver-gimpprint and should load
the various databases of printer types and drivers.  It is a while since
I set this up...

Certainly you want to see gimp-print mentioned in the printer driver
dropdown on the Driver tab of the printer properties for your printer.  

The gimp-print drivers are not just for gimp, they work well for


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