January Learn how and when to remove this template message. Fairly often, printers that would use these backends have emulation capability for other languages, in particular Postscript. Many users incorrectly called it Gimp , so the software was renamed Gutenprint to clearly distinguish it from the GIMP. Views Read Edit View history. We received extensive feedback from this release, and fixed other problems and made some other changes to improve quality. New as of July 17, ! Hi maf , Ubuntu

Uploader: Fekree
Date Added: 5 November 2005
File Size: 37.76 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 44001
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Pages with unresolved properties Wikipedia articles in need of updating from January All Wikipedia articles in need of updating Use mdy dates from July Articles needing additional references from January All articles needing additional references.

It was originally developed as a plug-in for the GIMPbut later became a more general tool for use by other programs lnux operating systems macOS and Windows.

After a very long hiatus, the Gutenprint project is pleased to announce Gutenprint 5. There were a number of serious but subtle bugs with the CUPS and Foomatic interfaces that needed to be fixed in order to have a useful 5.

You can read the release notes and download it here.



I came away from the Printing Summit with a lot of new ideas. The print result is extremely sensitive to what printer profile you pick.

Hi maf, just busy, not ignoring your posting. I have achieved the best results using Turboprint — but I presume that much depends on what printer you use. This page was last edited on 23 Decemberat New as of December 22, !

Yes, upgrade is in plans but I need to have time for that. Other people were busy adding new features and support for more printers, and in Novemberwe released Gimp-Print version 4. Free and open-source software portal.

Please update this article to reflect recent libux or newly available information.

As far as I remember this was far too many months ago! The Epson backend is in active development; new printers, bug fixes and capability additions are contributed in each new release.

The resolution parameter in the driver-output data is only a meta-resolution, typically either or dpi, sometimes dpi for certain monochrome or high-quality photo modes on a limited number of printers. Gutenprint is Sourceforge Project of the Month for November, ! Claes in Lund, Sweden. The intention was for this to be the stable plugin in version 1.


gutenprint package in Ubuntu

New as of September 22, ! KumsaJack Oh, I see. This offers a number of bug fixes over 4. All printers which worked with Gimp-Print before, work guten;rint and hopefully better with Gutenprint. Fairly often, printers that would use these backends have emulation capability for other languages, in particular Postscript. Also, an additional eighteen new Epson printers has been added.

Gutenprint – Wikipedia

One of the main goals, which was not expected to be met until late in linkx version 3. In the meantime, work on Gimp-Print 4. New as of February 11, !

Hi, I have recently acquired Canon Selphy and want to print some of photos on that printer. Thank you for any suggestions. When Apple introduced Mac OS X, it omitted printer drivers, claiming that gutenprimt was the printer manufacturer’s task to produce these.

Output that had been considered impressive with using six colors was put to shame by four color output. Hi mafUbuntu