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Re: [opensuse] Speed up images printing - Solved ?
  • From: Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 02 Jun 2007 07:33:22 -0400
  • Message-id: <1180784002.16776.2.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat, 2007-06-02 at 11:41 +0100, Lívio Cipriano wrote:
> On 1 June 2007 23:12, Lívio Cipriano wrote:

> I print the SELF TEST of my printer and I notice that has:
> 
> Installed Personalities:
>   PCL (94110823)
>   POSTSCRIPT (95040353)
> 
> So, I just configured my HP LaserJet 5MP as an PCL Printer, and the 
> improvements in the printing speed of graphics were immediately. An image of 
> 370Kb that yesterday took 15-20 min to print, now took 1-2 mins. Any 
> explanation?
> 

PCL is closer to the natural language of the printer whereas postscript
has to go through an interpreter. Can you speak faster using your
natural language or having to go through an interpreter first?

-- 
Ken Schneider
UNIX  since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE  since 1998

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