Chris Mohler wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 5:41 PM, Wade Smart <wade@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> 20090211 1333 GMT-5
>> I was on the phone earlier and I was playing around with the menu on the
>> printer. I found out how to set a IP address. I set the address to
>> 192.168.1.80 and then went to that ip in my browser and - it connected!
>> I used:
>> and though it takes a while to get printing - it finally did it!!
>> Well, I thought it did.
>> This is what it prints instead of what I want to print:
>> POST /printers/PAL5U006 HTTP/1.1
>> Content-Length: 303
>> Content-Type: application/ipp
>> Host: 192.168.1.80
>> User-Agnet: CUPS/1.3.7
>> Expect: 100-continue
>> And the next line it prints is two lines on top of another maybe three
>> times. The document I was test printing is still in the queue for 6min
>> and is still pending.
>> The printer keeps spooling up and printing the same page again and again.
> You can ignore that message in syslog. Sounds like a protocol (or
> driver) problem to me.
> Make sure you can telnet to the printer:
> telnet <printer_ip> 9100
> If that works, try something like (a bit rusty here):
> cat /usr/share/cups/data/testprint.ps | nc <printer_ip> 9100
> If you get an error about "no command nc", install netcat via apt or synpatic.
> If that works (or if it doesn't - I'm not 100% sure that will work
> anyway;), it's time to move on to CUPS configuration - I'd delete the
> current printer and run through it again. Are you using the web
> interface (http://localhost:631) or the Sys->Admin->Printing to set it
> up? Either way, select HP JetDirect.
20090212 1845 GMT-5
wadesmart@wadesmart:~$ telnet 192.168.1.80
Connected to 192.168.1.80.
Escape character is '^]'.
Please type "?" for HELP, or "/" for current settings
===JetDirect Telnet Configuration===
Firmware Rev. : G.08.49
MAC Address : 08:00:09:6e:f7:6b
Config By : USER SPECIFIED
IP Address : 192.168.1.80
Subnet Mask : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway : 192.168.1.1
Syslog Server : 192.168.1.82
Idle Timeout : 90 Seconds
Set Cmnty Name : Not Specified
Host Name : PAL5U006
Default Get Cmnty : Enabled
DHCP Config : Disabled
Passwd : Disabled
IPX/SPX : Enabled
DLC/LLC : Disabled
Ethertalk : Disabled
Banner page : Enabled
Yes, I can connect.
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