Printer invisible thru USB-switch

Gerald Dachs ubuntu at
Thu Feb 14 19:13:52 UTC 2008

Am Thu, 14 Feb 2008 08:18:50 -0800
schrieb NoOp <glgxg at>:

> On 02/14/2008 12:15 AM, Gerald Dachs wrote:
> > Quoting NoOp <glgxg at>:
> >> The problem with those are that they do not have an ethernet port.
> >> So if you have to do anything of distance they are worthless.
> > 
> > I don't know what you mean, of course it has an ethernet port. Look
> > at the picture if you don't believe.
> Ah... I missed that; good stuff! I guess the next thing would be to
> ensure that the printer is compatible (been caught by that problem
> before :-):

To be honest, I don't know this type of printer servers so good.
Before my current printer with ethernet port I had another printer
with a parallel port additionally to the usb port and I used
a printer server for the parallel port that was directly attached
to it. I never had compatibility issues with it.


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