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Printer drivers ARE a chronic problem because they function partially in the kernel-mode memory area of the operating system, meaning that if they crash they take down everything; they don't run in a protected memory area like user-mode applications. Unfortunately, since no one company writes or approves printer drivers there isn't any kind of centralized source for tested drivers. You'll need to test them on your own.
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