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Can't print to a network printer from Ubuntu 11.10 #3974
Attempting to print to a printer connected to a remote device by USB doesn't work.
Cups Error-log contains:
This affects several printers. All worked in previous Ubuntu version 11.04.
CUPS.org User: mike
The referenced bug lacks any information that could be used to diagnose this issue.
What is the configuration of your network, the print queue on the Ubuntu system - device URI (lpstat -v), printer driver - and the network device that has the printer connected to it?
Also, we'll need a copy of your /var/log/cups/error_log file...
CUPS.org User: hiaslboy
snippet of printer.conf:
I du get the error on many systems having in common, that they use IPP and the error:
D [08/Nov/2011:01:06:14 +0100] [Job 251] Validate-Job IPP/1.1
CUPS.org User: TaffyDownUnder
Seems that the issue is not just limited to network printers see:
I've switched from ipp to smb and can now print see: