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HP OfficeJet Linux driver

The HP OfficeJet Linux driver provides printing, scanning, and photo-card access support for most Hewlett-Packard multi-function peripherals connected to a parallel port, USB port, or LAN via selected HP JetDirect print servers. Additional applications are provided to view the contents of the front-panel LCD and to access other control and status features of the device.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  06 Nov 2003 04:23

    Release Notes: This release provides enhanced USB support for the latest device models, faster parallel-port I/O, and numerous bugfixes and documentation updates.

    •  08 Aug 2002 09:01

      Release Notes: This release introduces new SANE-based scanning for all supported models, photo-card reader access for HP PhotoSmart printers and all-in-ones, CUPS printing support, partial FreeBSD support, improved setup documentation and ease-of-use, and numerous smaller enhancements and bugfixes.

      •  07 Aug 2001 18:07

        Release Notes: This release introduces a new, more robust low-level driver with support for both USB and parallel port connections, and adds a command-line scanning application for several models not yet supported by SANE. It also enhances the support for JetDirect-connected peripherals, updates the xojpanel LCD application with the ability to co-exist better with other applications or copies of itself, and features an improved installation process and documentation.

        •  20 Dec 2000 00:56

          Release Notes: This release adds bugfixes in the low-level drivers to address scanning lockups, module unloading problems, and compatibility with SMP and 2.4 kernels. It introduces an easier method to set up printing and updates the xojpanel application, which displays the contents of the LCD panel.

          •  11 Sep 2000 12:19

            Release Notes: Scanning support (via SANE) for flatbed OfficeJets was added. Basic driver support for LaserJet 1100A was added. The kernel drivers were fixed so that they compile on Alpha Linux.


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