The consensus on this problem (5 for 5 with email responses) is that the
problem is a dying ROS (Raster Output Scanner). Apparently, for those whose
warranty has expired, Sun charges $1250 for a new one. A re-furbished ROS is
available with trade-in, from:
Digital Computer Services, Inc.
17903 194th Avenue NE
Woodinville, WA 98072
(206) 788-9399 FAX (206) 788-7443 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
I believe Xerox can also replace this component.
Thanks for the responses....when I get a chance to swap ROSs with another printer,
I'll be able to confirm this - I'll post again if this is NOT the problem here.
Pat Dowler UVic Astronomy email@example.com
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