Printing in StarOffice 5.0 on a Canon BJC 4000

Printing in StarOffice 5.0 on a Canon BJC 4000

Post by Robert Ennal » Sat, 05 Dec 1998 04:00:00

> Hi all,
> I have installed am would like to start using StarOffice 5.0.  My problem is
> printing.  I have a Canon BJC 4000 which is not post script.  I know I have to
> set up filters and I believe I need ghostscript to be able to print, but I'm
> not sure how to do it.

> I have a printer configuration utility with my RedHat distribution that lets
> me set up a filter for this type of printer.  However, when I print from SO
> to it, it just prints out an error message on the paper.

> Can someone point me to a resource with explicit directions to set up a non-
> post script printer to work with StarOffice?

The MagicFilter package should do everything you need.

It sets up all the filters for you. Just install it and tell it what
printer you have, and you can print your postscript files from any app
(not just StarOffice).