Re: [NTLK] Epson Stylus Color 1520 and Newton

From: karel Jansens (
Date: Wed Dec 29 2004 - 04:57:33 PST

karel Jansens wrote:
> I just discovered that my Epson has a mini-DIN serial connector at the
> back, so naturally I had to hook it up to my MP2100 and try it.
> Unfortunately, whatever Epson printer I choose (FX, LQ or Stylus), all
> I get is alfanumerical gibberish. The printer appears not to be listed
> in the Print Pack manual and Epsons manual is no help either.
> Has anyone had any luck getting the Epson Stylus color 1520 to accept
> jobs from the Newton over the serial interface?

never mind, I already found my answer in the archives: the Epson
drivers were apparently written for the parallel port.

Karel Jansens

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