Network printing to ubuntu

Charles Yao yaocharlesc at
Tue Jun 14 05:18:25 UTC 2005

I have the same problem on an HP 3015. It prints locally but when my
staff tries to print from the network on their pcs, they cannot add
the printer and cant print. It asks for the password but ive used all
the passwords that we have ad still have not come up with one that it

On 6/14/05, Marek Pawinski <pawinski at> wrote:
> Hi
> I have a HP 4255 connected locally to my Ubuntu machine. I try
> to get the printer path but i receive permission
> denied. Firstly i would like to know how do i obtain the full printer
> name of my printer ?
> I am trying to print to this printer through the network from Mandriva
> but am unsure whether i should use lpd or which other option as i have
> tried them all and none seem to work, my path must be incorrect. This
> printer uses the HPOJS or HPIJS driver so i don't know if this is
> messing up the situation. I have this configured on Mandriva.
> The printer prints 100% on Ubuntu locally.
> Marek
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