bobgoodwin at wildblue.net
Wed Sep 5 13:21:13 UTC 2007
Steven W. Orr wrote:
> I have a postscript printer on an FC4 parallel port. It works great.
> I'm running cups on port 631.
> [root at saturn cups]# netstat -tulpn | grep :631
> tcp 0 0 127.0.0.1:631 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN
> tcp 0 0 192.168.0.101:631 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN
> On my new F7 box I configured it to know about the printer using
> system-config-printer. The device URI is socket://saturn:631 and cups
> is running.
> [root at pluto ~]# netstat -tulpn | grep :631
> tcp 0 0 0.0.0.0:631 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN 1793/cupsd
> tcp 0 0 :::631 :::* LISTEN 1793/cupsd
> udp 0 0 0.0.0.0:631 0.0.0.0:* 1793/cupsd
> When I print something on the F7 box, nothing happens. Here's lpstat
> [root at pluto ~]# lpstat
> hp1320-saturn-3 root 1024 Tue 04 Sep 2007 05:30:13 PM EDT
> hp1320-saturn-5 root 1024 Tue 04 Sep 2007 09:38:23 PM EDT
> I'm stumped. Anyone know what I should do or what else I can do to get
> more info?
For several days now I have had to go to CUPS and stop and start the
printer after which it immediately begins printing and works normally
until I shut down and reboot, usually the next morning when I am forced
to go through this routine again. It's a minor annoyance and only needs
doing once so I let it be ...
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