[ubuntu-uk] App to discover networked printer IP?

Gordon gbplinux at gmail.com
Fri Jun 26 18:51:57 BST 2009


Alan Pope wrote:
> 2009/6/26 Gordon <gbplinux at gmail.com>:
>> Uhh amend that....if I type in "192.168.0" in the Host box then it DOES
>> find it. Not OVERLY intuitive, is it?
>>
> 
> How queer. Is the printer on the same network subnet as you? If not
> that might be why. I don't think the printer scan thing traverses from
> one network to another, if it did it might scuttle off out of your
> network onto 0.0.0.0 - and that might take $time to finish. I may be
> wrong about that though.
> 
> Cheers,
> Al.
> 

I can't remember being given any setting for the sub-net when setting up
the printer....(in Windows....)
Just looked at the SyncThru Web service and yes the printer IS on the
same sub-net.....

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