[xubuntu-users] printers

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Sat Aug 4 19:49:02 UTC 2012

On 08/04/2012 01:32 PM, Joshua O'Leary wrote:
> On 24/07/12 23:22, Ric Moore wrote:
>> On 07/24/2012 05:00 AM, Norman Silverstone wrote:
>>>> Would someone please be kind enough to tell me the best way to discover
>>>> whether or not a printer is likely to be supported by Xubuntu? Thank
>>>> you.
>>> Perhaps I should add that I do not have a printer, this is to help me
>>> decide which machine to buy.
>> I would say HP, except I'm still jerked with them. Maybe if you got
>> one from them that COST A LOT you would have better luck than I did
>> with my "Entry Level" printer, ...per the HP rep lady in charge of
>> Technical Services wrote when I complained that it refused to print
>> legibly after 13-14 months of usage. <swears at HP> Ric
> Why not get a Brother Printer? I've had one for quite a while now,
> printing and scanning works flawlessness with Ubuntu. Pretty much all
> their printers are supported, you just have to go to their dedicated
> Linux site to download the drivers:
My sister-in-law has a Brother Laser that she'd going to sell me for 
$50. It's a tank sized machine with all the trays, etc. Gonna get that. Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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