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Old 03-30-2008, 10:13 PM   #1
rod.mclean@clearmail
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Unhappy Accessing a printer through a router


I have a D Link DI-524UP wireless router to which I have attached a HP deskjet 930C printer via a USB cable. The Linux box running Fedora 8 is attached to the router via a cable and I use a laptop running Windows XP with a wireless connection. The laptop can print but the Linux box cannot. Both boxes access the internet through the router.
After downloading the recommended driver I am not sure where to go next. Some advice would be appreciated. I am a newbie plowing through the Linux Bible 2008.
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Old 03-30-2008, 10:54 PM   #2
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http://forums.suselinuxsupport.de/lo...hp/t34272.html
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the queue you define has to be named "lp1"
http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_D-Link_..._Printerserver
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for an USB printer on D-Link DI-524UP:
lpd://print.ser.vers.ip/lp1
 
  


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