bah at bananmonarki.se
Sun Jul 26 16:22:51 UTC 2015
On 2015-07-26 17:20, Warren Block wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Jul 2015, Bernt Hansson wrote:
>> On 2015-07-24 05:37, Warren Block wrote:
>>> On Fri, 24 Jul 2015, Bernt Hansson wrote:
>>>> It seems that one needs ulpt, otherwise the printer isn't found.
>>>> So I added to /boot/loader.conf ulpt_load="YES" then the printer is
>>>> found by cups and hplip.
>>>> But I do not want to use cups so I deinstalled it. Cups can't print
>>>> a testpage so I resorted to lpd.
>>>> Which can't print anything, so back to cups that too can't print
>>>> anything. So I'm stuck.
>>> The ulpt module is loaded by /etc/devd/usb.conf. The file says
>>> "please do not edit", and I don't know how those modules are disabled.
>>>> Printer is HP laserjet P2055d
>>> That printer supports PostScript directly, so following the LPD
>>> setup in the Handbook is the easiest course. Deinstall CUPS first,
>>> because it has not-quite-compatible commands with the same names as
>>> the real ones.
>>> If the printer has a network interface, that is the preferred
>>> connection. But USB will work, too.
>> Now that it finds the printer it's not printing anything with cups or
>> I'm using apsfilter and lpd. Hplip is deinstalled so is cups. But no
> Please start by testing without any filters. Use the printcap file
> shown in
> and test with the small PostScript sample at the end of
That did work... Strange. But if I add a filter like this
:if=/usr/local/libexec/enscript:\ from the handbook it stops working. Odd to say the least.
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