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{{Project
 
{{Project
|Current=Yes
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|Current=no
|Category=Misc
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|Category=Infrastructure
 
|Logo=laserjet4.jpg
 
|Logo=laserjet4.jpg
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|Locations=doka
 
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BobMarley is our network printer, which is often jammin'.
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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=
 
=Using the printer=
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==Linux==
 
==Linux==
 
*Check you are running CUPS: `ps aux | grep -i cupsd`
 
*Check you are running CUPS: `ps aux | grep -i cupsd`
*Add the printer: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -v socket://10.98.71.52:9100 -P /usr/share/ppd/HP/hp-laserjet_4mp-hpijs-pcl3.ppd.gz`
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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`
 
*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.
 
*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.
 
*enable the printer: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -E`
 
*enable the printer: `sudo lpadmin -p BobMarley -E`
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*Have you tried turning it off and on again?
 
*Have you tried turning it off and on again?
 
*have you tried this while removing the paper?
 
*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 12:19, 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.


Contents

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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