[ubuntu-za] Printer problems
jan at verslank.net
Thu May 3 16:17:50 UTC 2012
Thanks Robin, but never heard of Samba, am using hplip.
On 03/05/2012 18:12, Robin Bownes wrote:
> On 05/03/2012 06:05 PM, Jan Greeff wrote:
>> My HP 6313 all-in-one has been running well for some time, but has
>> now lost contact with my Precise 12.02. I have reinstalled hplip via
>> terminal, tried to reinstall printers but it looks as if there is
>> conflict somewhere. The printer icon in the top toolbar shows three
>> printers and the start/printers shows connected to Localhost (my
>> network) but no printers installed. TheHP toolbar also shows no
>> printers installed and does not pick it up when I try to install.
>> Any ideas on where I should go from here?
> I noticed when I upgraded to 12.04 that Samba didn't re-install
> automatically. Don't know if you're printing via Samba, but if you
> are, this could be the problem. I also installed my Canon drivers,
> etc. and then wondered why I couldn't see my printer on the network.
> Installing Samba solved the problem.
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