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Old 07-12-2006, 11:19 AM   #1
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usb printer


Dear all,

I'm trying to configure a hp usb printer on suse linux 10.1. When i connect the cable i get the following messages on my /var/log/messages can i know what this means. When i run the hp diagnosis to add the printer it says

error: No devices found.
error: Error occured during interactive mode. Exiting.

Sorry, the syslog messages are :

Jul 12 17:05:39 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 32
Jul 12 17:05:39 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device descriptor read/64, error -71
Jul 12 17:05:39 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device descriptor read/64, error -71
Jul 12 17:05:40 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 33
Jul 12 17:05:40 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device descriptor read/64, error -71
Jul 12 17:05:40 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device descriptor read/64, error -71
Jul 12 17:05:40 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 34
Jul 12 17:05:41 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device not accepting address 34, error -71
Jul 12 17:05:41 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 35
Jul 12 17:05:41 boogie kernel: usb 5-8: device not accepting address 35, error -71

My kernel version is : 2.6.16.13-4-smp


Please help me to get out of hell

Thanks in advance!!
 
Old 07-13-2006, 11:01 PM   #2
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You could try this.
Shutdown your system, plug in your printer, ensure it is on and attach the USB cable, and boot up. The printer should then show up in dmesg.
Try adding the printer again.
 
Old 07-14-2006, 11:50 PM   #3
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Thanks chesh. I will try that and let you know.
 
  


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