[SATLUG] Linux-Friendly Printers & Scanners

Charles Hogan cd_satl at futuretechsolutions.com
Sun Sep 14 17:54:37 CDT 2008


My parents have an OfficeJet 76xx series(not sure which one off the top 
of my head) that prints wonderfully across the network from my fedora 
box that I have to use when I'm down there.  Not sure about the scanner 
functionality as I didn't have a need to test that.

Alan Lesmerises wrote:
> I have a new system I want to set-up for my wife, but the drivers for 
> her Lexmark printer-scanner are not ready for prime time.  Since it's 
> several years old, I figured it might be more practical to find a unit 
> that was more Linux-friendly (rather than wait until the drivers are 
> more refined -- which they may never be).
> 
> What I would like to know is what are your experiences (collectively) 
> with various brands and/or specific models of scanners & printers and 
> what I should be looking for in a new unit.  If possible, I would prefer 
> to go with an all-in-one unit, for space-saving reasons.
> 
> TIA.
> 
> Al Lesmerises
> 
> 


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