Having trouble getting cups working
roberthuff at rcn.com
Tue Apr 22 15:15:30 UTC 2008
Andrew Falanga writes:
> When I try to submit the printer test page from the web
> management interface, it says, "network host 'sniper' busy: will
> retry in X seconds." The URI I'm using for my printer is,
> lpd://sniper/lj4. The printer is connected to my parallel port
> and I think this is what I want because the other options are
> whatever it is that cups calls JetDirect and then IPP and
> something else.
huff@>> cat /usr/local/etc/cups/printers.conf
# Printer configuration file for CUPS v1.3.6
# Written by cupsd on 2008-04-17 12:22
Info LaserJet 6MP
Location 2nd floor
JobSheets none none
works for me uder cups-1.3.7.
You will need to have the correct permissions for /dev/lpt0.
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