[cups.general] Laserjet 5SiNX problems

Till Kamppeter till.kamppeter at gmail.com
Tue May 20 02:44:03 PDT 2008

andreas moroder wrote:
> Hello,
> we have cups working together with samba and the cups windows client.
> I set up our Laserjet 5SiNX printer ( has no postscript )
> When I choose "Laserjet 5 Si Foomatic/lj5gray" as modell and print from windows, then printers seams to work but after 10 seconds on the display appears "ready" and nothing is printed.
> When I choose "Laserjet 5 Si Foomatic/ljet4" then printing works but duplex printing does not work. The document comes out on two pages even if I did set Double-Sided Printing "flip on long page" in cups and did also choose duplex printing in windows.
> Can anyone help me please ?

Try Foomatic/ljet4d or Foomatic/hpijs. If they are not available, try 
the "Generic PCL 5e printer".


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