Setting wireless network printer issue

Luya Tshimbalanga luya at
Fri Jan 4 09:35:01 UTC 2013

On Thu 03 Jan 2013 11:51:33 PM PST, Ed Greshko wrote:
>> FirewallD is enabled, network is on.
> Not familiar with that printer.....
> Running "hp-setup" ....  After selecting "Network/Ethernet/Wireless network" did you "Show Advanced Options" and then check "Manual Discovery" and enter the IP address?
> You can ping the printer?
> Also, you should be able to.....
> telnet printer.ip 9100    with 9100 being the first jetdirect port.
> [egreshko at meimei ~]$ telnet hp 9100
> Trying
> Connected to hp.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> ^]
> telnet> close
> Connection closed.

No luck. On my network, HP eStation ip address is with 
network name HPFFBBC9.
Somehow, hp-setup does not detect the printer presence in wireless 
netowrk (it did on F17).
I am puzzled why hp-setup failed on F18.
Luya Tshimbalanga
Graphic & Web Designer
E: luya at

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