Which scanners work best in Linux?

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Mon Nov 27 15:21:14 MST 2006


Apache is a Linux distro now too?

On 11/27/06, Brandon Stout <bms at mscis.org> wrote:
> Thank you all for your participation.  I chose the HP Photosmart 3100
> series all-in-one, partly because of this comment from Doran Barton:
>
> > Hewlett-Packard has been very involved with the community in providing
> > open-source drivers for its printers and all-in-one units. So, check out
> > their stuff.
>
> and partly because it was the least expensive non-Lexmark available
> one day after "Black Friday" (what's so black about it anyway?).
>
> For the record, since nobody mentioned Lexmark, they don't work with
> Linux well.  I had an all-in-one 1200x series, and it couldn't print
> or scan in various Linux distributions.  I tried Apache 5 & 6, Suse
> 10.0 & 10.1, Mandriva (Mandrake) 2005 & 2006, and one or two others I
> don't remember.
>
> Brandon Stout
> http://mscis.org
> http://flfn.org
>
>
>
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