On Mon, 17 Apr 2006 08:37:17 -0400
Jim Philips <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I have some 3x5 templates in .png format that I downloaded. I want to
> print them out in landscape format, because if I print them as portrait
> my printer bracket won't come in tight enough to hold the card in
> place. So, I open the .png in Gimp and flip it 90 degrees and save it.
> I then try to print it from Gimp, with 3x5 specified as the paper size.
> What gets printed is a long string of raw Postscript and nothing else.
> I have to kill the print job. I'm using Gimp 2.2.10 with CUPS 1.1.23 on
> a Slackware box. Any clues as to what is wrong? Am I using a crappy
> print driver? The printer is an Epson C-62 inkjet. It prints without
> problems otherwise, even some 3x5 cards in landscape. But those are
> from a Web page where formatting is enforced by CSS.
I believe you will need to pick "setup printer" from the print dialog and pick
the type of printer you are using. This is what did the trick for me.
David Lee Registered Linux User #219313
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