12-1-RELEASE Cups and Lexmark printer

Tijl Coosemans tijl at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 20 08:53:18 UTC 2019

On Wed, 20 Nov 2019 08:52:00 +0100 Jacques Foucry
<jacques+freebsd at foucry.net> wrote:
> Hello there,
> I have a issue with cups.
> My laptop (ThinkPad X280) run FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE.
> Cups version is 2.2.12.
> The printer is a Lexmark MB2236.
> I downloaded the PPD and install them with the provided shell script.
> Cupsd is lanched, and I can create my printer with the web interface.
> But I cannot print anything, even the test page. The result is "File not found".
> Which file, I don't know.
> I had to create manually /usr/lib/cups/filter.
> Before, with 12.0-RELEASE-p10 it was running well. There was some files in
> /usr/local/lib/cups.
> To make cups running I made a symlink between /usr/local/lib/cups and /usr/lib/
> With 12.1-RELEASE, no more files or directory in /usr/local/lib (for cups).
> Is somebody could help me?
> I am lost with this problem.
> Thanks is advance.

Try installing cups-filters.

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