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    SubjectRe: Printing with HP720C
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    Followup to:  <Pine.LNX.3.96.980320152422.13069A-100000@ufp.in-trier.de>
    By author: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer <linux@linux.net.eu.org>
    In newsgroup: linux.dev.kernel
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    > On Mon, 17 Nov 1997, Papagrigoriou Nikos wrote:
    >
    > > Recently I bought an HP720C printer. But I cannot print under Linux. Is
    > > there any driver for this printer?
    >
    > The HP720 is a GDI printer, meaning it is made for Windoze only. Writing a
    > Linux driver would be a lot of hard work, pretty much rewriting all the
    > Windoze graphics routines.
    >

    This is what GhostScript is for, seriously. The big issue is if the
    format is documented well enough to get support into GhostScript.

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