Add Printer And Driver

Add the following lines to /etc/hosts: (psapps03/04, pshp4)

192.168.0.10 PRT_NUM1 # HP4250 Laser Printer

192.168.0.11 PRT_NUM2 # HP4250 Laser Printer

192.168.0.12 PRT_NUM3 # Canon IRC5045 Copier

 

Check server for HP4250 drivers:

addqueue -l | grep 4250

 

Add driver to server if not found:

wget http://ftp.hp.com/pub/printers/software/modelscripts/net_lj4250.sh.Z

./net_lj4250.sh

 

Add printers to queue:

/opt/hpnpl/bin/addqueue -h PRT_NUM1 -q PRT_NUM1 -b off -i 402

/opt/hpnpl/bin/addqueue -h PRT_NUM2 -q PRT_NUM2 -b off -i 402

/opt/hpnpl/bin/addqueue -h PRT_NUM3 -q PRT_NUM3 -b off -i 1 

 

Check printer queue:

lpstat -o 

 

Test connection to printer:

/opt/hpnpl/bin/hpnpf -x PRT_NUM1 -l /root/hp_printer_ PRT_NUM1.log test.txt

/opt/hpnpl/bin/hpnpf -x PRT_NUM2 -l /root/hp_printer_ PRT_NUM2.log test.txt