[K12OSN] IP Printers on the Terminal Side of LTSP

Sudev Barar sbarar at gmail.com
Wed Dec 5 02:57:34 UTC 2007

On 05/12/2007, Julius Szelagiewicz <julius at turtle.com> wrote:
> > Is it possible to connect an HP JetDirect Printer on the terminal side of
> > your LTSP server? I set the IP to and removed .250+ from the
> > dhcp, but still cannot seem to get it set right in CUPS. The driver/ppd is
> > easy to find as it is a HPLJ5n, so I don't believe that is the issue.
> > Network host '' is busy; will retry in 20 seconds... Is shown
> > on the CUPS page. The Device URI: is socket:// I feel
> > like I'm overlooking something really simple. Thanks in advance.
> Levi, first things first: does "telnet 9100" get you into
> your jetdirect?
> Maybe you have another device with this address on the network? Mabe the
> jetdirect has hp protocol disabled?
> I have over a hundred of embedded and external jetdirects, all on the
> internal networks, with no problems.

Agree with Julius. Did you restart dhcpd service after change in IP
settings in dhcpd.conf?
Sudev Barar

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