Printer supports direct text printing with the 'us-ascii' charset.
The uniprint driver for the BJC-6000 works for the BJC-3000 too. It has a higher resolution than the bjc600.
Tested successful the USB device with Linux kernel 2.3.99pre5
Scanning cartridge not supported.
The german computer magazine c't -
Magazin fuer Computertechnik (21/2000)
recommends for the Canon BJC 3000:
Text: stp/1440x1440 -sModel=bjc-3000
-sMediaType=High Resolution Paper
Photo: stp/1440x1440, sModel=bjc-3000
-sMediaType=Glossy Photo Paper
Stp gets rated 'sufficient' for text
quality and 'poor' for photo
Consumables/Refills: seperate cartridges for each of 4 colours