[Noisebridge-discuss] Laser Cutter Computer
ademan555 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 19 21:56:25 UTC 2013
Why would the firmware running on the printer require you to use Windows?
ReplicatorG, Pronterface, Cura, Repetier all run fine on linux. Do you mind
elaborating on the reason Windows is required? I'm curious since that's
somewhat shocking to me.
On Apr 16, 2013 11:06 AM, "LinkReincarnate" <linkreincarnate at gmail.com>
> We need windows to run the black 3d printer on it's most recent firmware.
> You can add a linux partition but do not remove windows from that machine
> please. I try not to get tech evangelists get into my head too much. All
> of the os's have their strengths and weaknesses.
> On Apr 15, 2013 9:40 PM, "Robert Benson" <sf99er at gmail.com> wrote:
>> as per the lasercutter, "It does seem like more of a software issue than
>> hardware.", maybe it's time to find or compile drivers for linuxcnc as the
>> manual suggests
>> i'm embarrassed that i haven't gotten to it already. windows 7...really?
>> it's a great machine, don't get me wrong; but, trying to explain the cause
>> of not employing linuxcnc to that guy from the toronto hackerspace was not
>> at all pleasant :/
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