ipps cups printer broken recently
tijl at FreeBSD.org
Fri Mar 26 12:58:42 UTC 2021
On Thu, 25 Mar 2021 17:54:26 -0700 "Russell L. Carter"
<rcarter at pinyon.org> wrote:
> I don't print much but tax season is coming up and
> now I need too. Last July I had gotten a Brother_HL_L2340D
> working via ipps protocol. Sometime in the last months
> that protocol stopped working. I see that cups has been
> updated to 2.3.3op2. Now it can't see my printer, but a
> linux box on the same network sees it just fine:
> This is a stable/13 box with up to date ports tree.
> $ linux> lpstat -l -e
> Brother_HL-L2340D_series permanent
> Brother_HL_L2340D_series_knuth network none
> $ freebsd> lpstat -l -e
> That is, no output produced.
> When I try to add the printer on FreeBSD using the cups
> interface (http://localhost:631/) it can find:
> Brother HL-L2340D series (Brother HL-L2340D series)
> However the connection is lpd://BRWD80F9967A5AB/BINARY_P1, and
> after configuring as a RAW printer as before, it cannot contact
> the printer when printing the test page.
> I earlier used to kludge this by sharing the printer from linux
> cups but now the freebsd box doesn't see that either. Linux cups
> prints a test page just fine over ipps. Linux cups is version
> 2.3.3op2, same as freebsd cups.
> Anyone have an idea how I might fix this? Did the cups adjacent
> set of packages change so I now missing something essential?
Do you have cups-filters installed?
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