Print server for dual environment

Bruce Marshall bmarsh at
Wed Jul 15 02:24:57 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 14 July 2009, Kevin B. O'Brien wrote:
> I tried setting it up as a socket on port 9100, which one person
> (Terrell Prude Jr.) suggested worked great for him. For me, not so much,
> that is what gave me the "broken pipe" error. I then tried doing what
> the manual suggested, using the URL "lpd://", and
> the error I get now is "/usr/lib/cups/backend/lpd failed".

Do you have any idea whether it will work with port 9100??

That is usually the ports used with HP Jet direct printers....

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