Subject: Re: Various ramblings...
To: Ken Nakata <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 08/23/1995 10:05:18
> > Isn't the stylewriter basically a Canon BubbleJet?
> Mechanically, yes.  Softwarewise, no.  Canon BJ does have some fonts
> in its ROM, but Apple SW has no fonts if I'm not mistaken.  Everyting
> is sent to the printer as bitmap.  DW is more of an ordinary serial
> dot-impact printer, isn't it?

?? No more so than the Canon. The DW speaks an abridged version of
PCL.  The printer does support built-in fonts, though I haven't been
able to get at them. From the point of view of graphics dumps, it's the
same as a DeskJet (DeskJet+ maybe).

> kenn

Take care,