LinuxQuestions.org
View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Hardware
User Name
Password
Linux - Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

Notices

Closed Thread
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-24-2008, 05:08 AM   #1
seeism
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2008
Posts: 13

Rep: Reputation: 0
Backend not detecting USB printer


Hi,
I am using Fedora 8 .I tried to connect my smart card printer tru USB.When i tried to connect my printer tru http://localhost:631/admin,USB is not listed under the device.I checked lsusb and it lists my printer./usr/lib/cups/backend/usb is listing nothing.Please tell me what to do for this.Output of lpinfo -v is

network socket
network beh
file cups-pdf:/
direct hal
direct hpfax
direct hp
network http
network ipp
network lpd
direct parallel:/dev/lp0
direct scsi
serial serial:/dev/ttyS0?baud=115200
network smb

Here also USB is not listed.Please help me.I have to develop the driver for smart card printers.I thought of writing one filter and ppd for my printer.But now i cannot communicate with my printer.Also /dev/usb directory is not created for me when I plugin my smart card printer.
Help me please
 
Old 06-25-2008, 01:10 PM   #2
michaelk
Moderator
 
Registered: Aug 2002
Posts: 12,057

Rep: Reputation: 759Reputation: 759Reputation: 759Reputation: 759Reputation: 759Reputation: 759Reputation: 759
Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.

continue here:
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...-found-650971/
 
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cups backend started, no output to printer. cov Linux - Hardware 5 05-15-2007 04:13 PM
Kubuntu not detecting my USB printer hacker supreme Linux - Hardware 1 04-19-2007 01:10 PM
greyed out backend options when adding printer (CUPS) NewConvertLX Linux - Hardware 1 11-19-2004 06:27 PM
detecting a USB printer lobo78 Linux - Hardware 3 05-21-2004 07:13 AM
Backend problems (e.i. printer) Zalel Linux - Newbie 1 04-29-2004 07:44 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:58 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration