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Re: [SLE] Warning to Americans!
  • From: Ken Jennings <ken_jennings@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2006 23:00:42 -0400
  • Message-id: <200604302300.42818.ken_jennings@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 29 April 2006 00:32, Paul W. Abrahams wrote:
> The default installation of SuSE printers uses A4 paper, which will cause
> your printer to hang up. It happened to me and it took a while to figure
> out what was going on. [snip...]

My Mileage varies. A printer has never hung due to the default A4 paper size.
(I've been through about six models of HP laserjet.) The bottom of the page
is just truncated.

Nearly every upgrade or new installation I forget that the printers settings
have to be tweaked. Annoying.

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