HP OfficeJet OJ5610

ajm ajm91qw at sbcglobal.net
Thu Mar 29 01:01:38 UTC 2007

On Wed, Mar 28, 2007 at 07:17:20PM -0400, Gerry Freymann wrote:
> Hello list members!
> The last time I bought a new printer I had to right away as the old one
> kicked the bucket and I had work related printed material I just had to
> print out, so I picked up a cheap Lexmark from Canadian Tire which was on
> sale.
> To this day the Lexmark is working great! Except since purchasing it, I
> haven't been able to print directly to it from my FreeBSD machine because
> it just isn't (or at least wasn't) supported.
> Today I see Staples has a HP OfficeJet OJ5610 Colour 4-in-1 printer on at
> a reasonable price. It's all I need. Since I am soon due to replace both
> of my print cartridges in the Lexmark, I figure I could just as easily
> buy the HP printer instead, but I thought I would run this model by the
> list members to see if it's compatible with FreeBSD, likely through CUPS?
> Anybody know off hand?
> Thanks!
> -gerry

Try this site:


Just type in your printer info. and see how compatible it is.
This is how I make my choice on the HP photosmart 7660

FreeBSD 6.0 i386

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