remote printing question
derek at computinginnovations.com
Thu Apr 5 00:40:52 UTC 2007
At 06:25 PM 4/4/2007, David Banning wrote:
> > >I don't want to use a server. So the router would have to do NAT.
> > >Is it possible that way for the outside world to address the
> > >printer directly since it has a network address, and not a
> > >www IP?
> > You can probably setup the router to forward the ports used by that
> > printer. The ports you'd need to forward are dependent on the printer
> > driver.
>Thanks for that Derek. Any idea what good routers could do the job?
Netopia has them that will either bridge or route with a built-in adsl modem.
If you want more routing capability get a better netopia like a 9000 series
which you can get with an ethernet interface to connect to any xDSL
modem. You can find cheap used ones on ebay.
This message has been scanned for viruses and
dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
believed to be clean.
MailScanner thanks transtec Computers for their support.
More information about the freebsd-questions