Getting a BJC2100SP to work
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Sat Feb 2 23:41:53 EST 2002
On Sat, 2 Feb 2002, Richard Rose wrote:
> I am having a bit of trouble getting a Canon BJC2100SP printer to work on my
> RedHat 7.2 Box. Nothing I do seems to be able to get anything to print. I
> have even tried sending raw text to /dev/lp0 but to no avail. Can anyone tell
> me what I am missing.
I assume you're running a stock system - so you have all the appropriate
modules, and they are loaded?
What happened when you sent plain text to /dev/lp0? Did it give you an
error, or just swallow it? A strace may be useful.
> Richard R :-)
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