Setup HP Laserjet 1120m over network with LPD

Warren Block wblock at
Tue Aug 6 20:41:36 UTC 2013

On Tue, 6 Aug 2013, Juris Kaminskis wrote:

> after several trials and errors and reading through FreeBSD handbook I am
> at dead end on how to proceed further, hope someone can guide me.

Are you sure about that model number?  I can't find specs for a Laserjet 
1120M.  There is a Laserjet M1120.  It's a Winprinter.

The file entries are confusing and use some non-base programs.  You may 
be mixing the base system's lpr/lpd with the CUPS versions of the same 
names from ports.

For plain lpr/lpd, I have this article:

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