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Installation of WEP Printronix P-7000 printer in linux

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i'm installing a WEP Printronix P-7000 printer in linux.When i'm going to install it then it ask me for ppd driver file..Now i don't have any ppd file related to this printer..

Please help me to solve out that issue...

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by:Vijay Pratap Singh
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This printer dont support Linux and if supports may be as not mentioned on driver page of website PPD will be in driver CD
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Check the manual of the printer. If there are no Linux drivers available for it you can often use a generic driver for it. Many line printers can use a standard emulation type, like IBM proprinter or epson LQ-something etc., and those standard emulations can be used within Linux too. But you'll only find what your printer supports in it's manual, or by asking the manufacturer.
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hi,

you can use Generic-IBM-Compatible_Dot_Matrix_Printer-ibmpro.ppd file install with linux for p-7000 printronix printer

this is download to iBM site:-
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Solved by Generic-IBM-Compatible_Dot_Matrix_Printer-ibmpro.ppd file....

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