BobMarley

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BobMarley was our network printer, which is often jammin'. He is now Jammin' Unplugged sessions @ doka.
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BobMarley is sad because his toner isn't dry enough at the moment.
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=Using the printer=
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*Turn the printer on, the switch is on the front, bottom right
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*When you're done printing, turn it off
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==Linux==
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*Check you are running CUPS: `ps aux | grep -i cupsd`
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*Add the printer: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -v socket://192.168.42.11::9100 -P /usr/share/ppd/HP/hp-laserjet_4mp-hpijs-pcl3.ppd.gz`
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*You might get the driver file through your distribution's repository (it is in hplip in arch; hpijs-ppds in debian and ubuntu). Otherwise, get it [http://voidwarranties.be/images/b/b3/Hp-laserjet_4mp-hpijs-pcl3.ppd.gz here], save it to your filesystem and addapt the path in the above command accordingly.
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*enable the printer: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -E`
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*use A4 paper: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -o PageSize=A4`
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==Windows==
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*printer toevoegen onder windows 7:
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**ga naar 'apparaten en printers'
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**klik rechts en kies 'printer toevoegen'
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**kies netwerk printer
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**kies 'de printer staat niet in de lijst', als je er toch een vind, heeft iemand de printer gedeeld.
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**kies 'een printer toevoegen met behulp van tcp/ip hostname'
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**vul hostname in (BobMarley.void)
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**vink 'query uitvoeren en printerdriver automatisch detecteren' uit en klik volgende
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**bij de vraag om extra poortgegevens in te geven kies 'generic network card'
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**volgende.
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**het stuurprogramma dat nodig is is HP laserjet 4 plus, als deze niet in de lijst staat (most likely), dan moet er gezocht worden **bij windows update (knop naast 'bladeren')
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**windows update duurt lang, geduld is een schone zaak.
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**als de update voltooid is zou er een hp laserjet 4 plus driver moeten zijn
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**kies de driver, en voltooi installatie.
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=What to do when BobMarley is jammin' (it still hopes we like jammin' too)=
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To think that jammin' was a thing of the past.
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*Have you tried turning it off and on again?
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*have you tried this while removing the paper?
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=Breaking Newz=
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*<snipped> still has a Netgear parallel print server at home left unused. This uses LPD as printing service, and can be integrated in CUPS/Windows with a few button presses, and is more stable compared to the old JetDirect.
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*Since BobMarley has been out of service for some time, he was moved to the doka. Feel free to resuscitate him!

Latest revision as of 13:19, 23 August 2013


BobMarley
What:
Laserjet4.jpg
Category:
Infrastructure
Locations:
doka

BobMarley was our network printer, which is often jammin'. He is now Jammin' Unplugged sessions @ doka. BobMarley is sad because his toner isn't dry enough at the moment.


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Using the printer

Linux

Windows

What to do when BobMarley is jammin' (it still hopes we like jammin' too)

To think that jammin' was a thing of the past.

Breaking Newz

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