Subject: Re: S
To: Mark P. Gooderum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dave Burgess <email@example.com>
Date: 11/03/1994 17:01:39
> According to firstname.lastname@example.org:
> > Could you explain to me why having the printer reset for each job is a
> > bad idea, or causes you problems? It seems to me that *not* having it
> > reset, and leaving around state from the previous print job, would be a
> > very bad idea in a multi-user environment.
[Stuff about Reset/Page Eject deleted...]
> Not very friendly in a multi-user environment. All the HP Desk/LaserJet's
> I know of do this, as do at least some of the Cannon Bubble Jet's and
> a few more. Many dot matrix printers are worse, they dump the buffer
> and reset TOF to where ever the page is.
BINGO. That's me!