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Re: "Pocket Printserver" Dongle doesn't work with (64 bit) Fedora 6



On Mon, 2006-10-30 at 09:21 +0000, Tim Waugh wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-10-29 at 22:55 -0500, David Liguori wrote:
> > Through previous editions of Fedora and Red Hat I have blundered into 
> > making this Ethernet to parallel printer box  work (on a Laserjet 6MP). 
> >     For some reason, now it doesn't.  I believed it was a Dlink product, 
> > although all it says on the box is "Model PRS-301PE.  I used 
> > system-config-printer and set up an LPR connection using the box's fixed 
> > IP address (of which I am certain) and port number 9100, of which I am 
> > reasonably sure).  When I click on the "print test page" box there is no 
> > indication of any kind of error situation, other than nothing happening 
> > with the printer.
> 
> Might possibly be a bug in CUPS.  Could you file a bugzilla report
> please?
> 
>   https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla
> 
> Tim.
> */
As I have said many times don't use system-config-printer to configure a
printer. Use the CUPS web address: localhost:631.

Although in the release notes for FC6 they have finally fixed
system-config-printer. We will have to wait and see.
-- 
Aaron Konstam <akonstam sbcglobal net>


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