[plug] Samsung CLP-310

Bret Busby bret at busby.net
Mon Sep 14 11:28:52 WST 2009

On Mon, 14 Sep 2009, Bret Busby wrote:

> On Sat, 12 Sep 2009, Tim wrote:
>> I'm looking at getting a cheap color laser printer soon. I see Arrow
>> has the Samsung CLP-310 for $199 atm.
>> Can anyone comment on how well this printer works under linux, and
>> cost per page?
>> Any other suggestions for cheap color laser for Linux? (Mostly print
>> black and white but with the occasional color)
>> Thanks
>> Tim
> What distribution and version of the distribution, are you using?
> I have a Samsung CLP300, which was automatically installed and set up, as 
> soon as it was plugged in to a computer running Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and Debian 
> 5.0, but, it does not appear to be able to get working with Debian 4.0.
> Before you buy a printer, go to your nearest Harvey Norman store (and, 
> perhaps, another one that is not too far away), for alternative pricing. Some 
> significant discounts have been found, that way.

I should probably have mentioned - a Harvey Norman store that was good 
for pricing on Samsung printers and multifunction thingies, was the 
Cannington store. I think that the name of the salesman, was James.

Bret Busby
West Australia

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