printing issues RESOLVED

Brian ad44 at cityscape.co.uk
Sun Nov 25 19:49:08 UTC 2018


On Sun 25 Nov 2018 at 20:40:34 +0100, Gary J. Kirkpatrick wrote:

> On Sun, Nov 25, 2018 at 7:12 PM Brian <ad44 at cityscape.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> > On Sun 25 Nov 2018 at 07:18:05 +0100, Gary J. Kirkpatrick wrote:
> >
> > > The only time I have had a cable connected was to install using HPLIP.
> >
> > The reason I asked whether the USB cable had been disconnected was
> > because of
> >
> > device for HP_DeskJet_3630_series_61C73D_:
> > ipp://HP18602461C73D.local:631/ipp/print
> >
> > The "_" after 73D" in HP_DeskJet_3630_series_61C73D_ is indicative
> > of a typical queue name that ippusbxd gives a USB queue. It appears
> > in one of your earlier posts when you did have the USB connection
> > you speak of.
> >
> > However, you then switched to a wireless connection by altering
> > cups-browsed.conf. What I think is happening is that the previous
> > USB queue is now modified and, in that situation, the queue is
> > released from the control of cups-browsed. Which is why the queue
> > did not disappear when cups-browsed was stopped.
> >
> > --
> > Brian.
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> 
> It's odd to have a printer that one can not delete.  Does not seem to be a
> problem as long as you avoid choosing it.

Maybe. But just now I am more interested in how you got simple-scan to
work when 'scanimage -L' doesn't show any scanners.

-- 
Brian.



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