[PC-BSD Testing] HP LaserJet 1022 Information

Dru Lavigne dru.lavigne at att.net
Mon Dec 26 15:10:34 PST 2011


> >> I've tried to use HPLIP some time ago with the HP
> LaserJet
> >> 1018 but had no luck. HPLIP recognised the printer
> but
> >> failed at the stage of downloading the files (read
> -
> >> firmware). It could be due to insufficient right
> for the
> >> device node, HPLIP bugs, whatever. Additionally,
> may be it
> >> was PC-BSD 8.2, may be FreeBSD 8.2. So I've tried
> with the
> >> PC-BSD 9.0-RC1 recently: _the_ _same_ _result_.
> HPLIP stops
> >> at the point of downloading the files. Seems to be
> the HPLIP
> >> bug. I'll get additional info.
> >>
> >> Also, you can get 1022 working with the foo2zjs.
> Don't
> >> know, is it available via GUI in PC-BSD or not.
> But all the
> >> mentioned progs are in ports. Using foo2zjs is
> rather easy.
> >> Usually it will download the firmware for your
> printer and
> >> you have to manually upload it to the printer.
> >> If it's the only way of getting 1000 series
> working at the
> >> moment, I'll try foo2zjs and 'll describe the
> steps.

As of RC3 this is now part of the base system. Can you test to see if it makes a difference in the configuration?

Cheers,

Dru




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