Canon LBP 2900 installing in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Phil Dobbin bukowskiscat at
Thu Nov 29 04:53:57 UTC 2012

On 11/29/2012 04:30 AM, Shali 9846303531 wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am in a big trouble, i can configure canon LBP2900  with the given
> help, but when i shared the printer with one or two pc its not working
> it showing error message like,
> shali at ServerAdminsPC:~$ captstatusui -P LBP2900
> *** captstatusui Socket Error ***
>  and when i restart CCPD
> and checked status then its showing , "communication error" and when i
> turned on/OFF the printer or usb cable plug/unplug it will start
> printing is there any solution???



That is the top hit in Google for that particular error message. The
link beneath that one seems also to be useful as an alternative way to
go about it.

Hope this helps,



currently (ab)using
CentOS 5.8 & 6.3, Debian Squeeze & Wheezy, Fedora Beefy, OS X Snow
Leopard & Ubuntu Precise & Quantal

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