[conspire] Printing to a LaserWriter

Daniel Gimpelevich daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us
Fri Oct 8 13:46:06 PDT 2004

Use LPD as the connection method. Or, if you're already running netatalk,
use PAPD. AFAIK, NetWare can't speak to this printer except by the above

On Fri, 08 Oct 2004 03:03:40 -0700, Greg Dougherty wrote:

> Hi all,
> Yet another thing that strikes me as entirely trivial, but I can't figure out
> how to do it.
> I have a LaserWriter 16/600 PS.  It's on my LAN (three cheers for Ethernet). 
> How do I tell CUPS to use it?
> It's not "locally connected", as I understand the term, since it's connected via
> Ethernet, not USB / serial port / whatever.  I imported the ppd, and restarted
> the cups deamon, but I seem to be missing something really basic, or, at least,
> the documentation is.
> How do I tell cups about my printer?  Do I use the NetWare Printer Name?  Its
> Ethernet MAC address?
> TIA,
> Greg

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