USB Printer

Mike Meyer mwm-dated-1049488508.f16489 at
Sun Mar 30 12:35:12 PST 2003

In <200303301644.13393.Konrad Scorciapino <>, Konrad Scorciapino <> typed:
> How can I configure a USB Printer on FreeBSD? Actually I have a Deskjet 656c 
> from HP and I've tried to send something to /dev/ulpt0, but the system simply 
> locked up.

if ulpt0 is showing up in dmesg, then you have the printer
configured. What to do next depends on what you want to do with the
printer - and whether or not the deskjet is a winprinter.

Mike Meyer <mwm at>
Independent WWW/Perforce/FreeBSD/Unix consultant, email for more information.

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