--- Kiffin Gish <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I cannot for the life of me get FreeBSD 6.1 to work > with my HP Dekjet > 720C printer. I've tried following the directions as > given in the > FreeBSD Handbook, but to no avail. > > Can anyone help me and/or offer tips where I can > look? > Did you try postscript printing with a2ps and LPD? If the printer listens at TCP port 515, then I think yo u are set. Make sure you have LPRng. To test that, just try telnet <hp-printer-ip> 515 and see if it connects. If that goes thro' you only have to export a shell variable and you can print. export [EMAIL PROTECTED] HTH, Girish > Thanks alot in advance. > > -- > Kiffin Gish <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"