On Thu, Oct 23, 2003 at 04:52:32PM -0600, Warren Block wrote: > On Thu, 23 Oct 2003, Guy Middleton wrote: > > > We have an HP 5si/mx printer with PS installed, but when I try > > printing to it, the PS source is printed. The same printcap entry > > correctly prints onto an HP 5m printer. > > > > This is the printcap entry: > > > > lp:\ > > :sh:\ > > :rm=192.168.1.101:sd=/var/spool/output/lpd:lf=/var/log/lpd-errs: > > Try adding an rp entry (remote printer, or print queue name): > > lp:\ > :sh:\ > :rm=192.168.1.101:rp=raw:\ > :sd=/var/spool/output/lpd:lf=/var/log/lpd-errs: > > That may get the 5si/mx to see it; I'm not sure about the behavior when > no print queue name is specified.
Thanks for the suggestion. I tried this, but no luck. I eventually gave up and installed CUPS, then grabbed an HP5SI PPD config file from the net somewhere, and everything seems to work now.
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