<br><br><b><i>Lou Katz <firstname.lastname@example.org></i></b> wrote:<blockquote class="replbq" style="border-left: 2px solid rgb(16, 16, 255); margin-left: 5px; padding-left: 5px;"> On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 11:44:33AM -0800, Bill Moseley wrote:<br>> I need a new printer. Both my older postscript LaserJet and Epson<br>> Photo printers are on their way out.<br>> <br>> I want color, but the inkjets tend to clog since I print very<br>> infrequently. So, I'm wondering about a color laser printer.<br>> <br>> They are a bit more money, but should be less expensive over time.<br>> <br>> One that I looked at is the HP2600n, network printer. But, the linux<br>> support seems iffy (lots of remarks about poor color images in linux).<br><br>I got the HP2605dn, which has the printing engine in the printer rather than<br>in the software on the workstation. Installed in several flavours of Linux<br>without a problem - the ppd files are available. Picture quality was
much<br>better than I expected, although toner usage seems a bit high. Print speed<br>from an idle state seemed reasonably quick. Will print double sided, which is<br>nice. Recently discounted at OfficeDepot and Costco in the SF Bay area.<br><br>> <br>> Anyone using this printer, or can recommend something else?<br>> <br>> Thanks,<br>> <br>> <br>> <br>> <br>> -- <br>> Bill Moseley<br>> email@example.com<br>> <br>> <br>> -- <br>> ubuntu-users mailing list<br>> firstname.lastname@example.org<br>> Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users<br><br>-- <br><br>-=[L]=-<br>Putting today in the past tomorrow<br><br>-- <br>ubuntu-users mailing list<br>email@example.com<br>Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users<br></blockquote>I am testing Lexmark C532 and C534, both work fine on Ubuntu.<br>Brother 4050CDN also works on
Ubuntu. They are all colour laser printers.<br><p>
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