Need help configuring a serial impact printer with Ubuntu 7.10

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Mar 4 16:55:31 UTC 2008

On 03/04/2008 05:54 AM, Johan Pretorius wrote:
> I'm using a Baud rate of 19200, by default the printer works with any baud
> rate (even as high as 115200 which is the default for the port)

If it is working when you cat to the port or:

echo "test" > /dev/ttyS0

then the problem is with the cups driver. What cups driver are you using?

You can also try librxtx-java (universe repo).

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