[cups.general] SOLVED: printer switch not working with cups [was:
jack at aiai.de
Thu Jan 27 13:13:02 PST 2005
ekkard gerlach wrote:
> I updated to 1.1.22 but no success: the printer HP laser III even stopps
> in the middle of a job, even in the middle of a sheed of paper and
> requeues. It's worse that before. I downgraded to 1.1.8. immedeately. I
> give back Digitus DN-11002 to the seller. It's not working with CUPS.
A hint in NG de.comp....linux was wonderful: timeout! CUPS has
a KeepAliveTimeout in /etc/cups/cupsd.conf , default 60sec.
The digitus DN-11002 seems not to send signals "I'm printing .."
to the PC so that every minute the job is requeued. I increased
to 500sec a two tests with 20 pages were successfull so far.
Perhaps some specialists here can explain this phanomen.
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