The date being 20 Jun 2022, Chris Hughes <li...@noonehere.co.uk
> In message <213879f...@user.minijem.plus.com
> Richard Porter <ri...@minijem.plus.com
>> Please can anyone give me a yay or nay on the following printers working
>> with RISC OS 5.29 (ARMX6):
>> Kyocera Ecosys P5026cd
>> Xerox Versalink C400DN
> Both should be Ok especially if you meant Kyocera P5026CDN - the network
> version. The Kyocera seems to have lower running cost for page per print.
>> The printer would be on the network, PostScript 3 Driver to JetDirect or
>> PDF via FTP.
> Since they both support Postscript 3 and PCL 5 and 6 no need to do PDF via
> FTP, just print vai the RISC OS drivers across the network.
I do that too. Currently if I need to print a PDF file that someone has
sent me it's just as easy to throw it at the printer via FTPc.
>> According to the specs there shouldn't be a problem. Duplex isn't
>> essential. I can't see how you would control duplex printing from RO but
>> presumably you can select it on the printer.
> Get the either the Duplex PCL or Duplex Postscript drives done by Richard
> Darby available via !Store - they are Free, then you can do all your
> duplex and colour etc from the RISC OS side of things.
Thanks. I wasn't aware of that one.
> I use a Kycocera Mono laser duplex with the Postscript 3 drivers works
> very well across the network.
I can remember using a Kyocera printer at work many years ago. It had its
own page description language, "Prescribe".