This may be a low tech problem but I can't solve it on my own, and I can't
find a solution from others, i.e. the net. So I am asking you people for
I convinced my mother to switch to linux (Mint) which resulted in her (old)
HP LaserJet P1005 not to work. I bought a new one for her.
The old printer also doesn't work on my computers, running Trisquel. I have
searched for solutions and I have tried what my limited knowledge leads me to
try, but still without success.
I noticed that the driver is 'foomatic' but I have no idea what this means.
Should I avoid that or should I install further drivers or what...?
Now, when I connect and switch on the printer, it is on, i.e. the on-led is
green, it makes 'warming up toner' sound and my computer recognises it
correctly as a HP LaserJet P1005 immediately.
Does any have suggestions as for how to solve or this or test it further?
- [Trisquel-users] Printer problem jbahn