Re: [NTLK] Network Printing Help

From: Woody Smith (
Date: Sun Nov 21 2004 - 20:25:07 PST

Hi Matt

I got it to work today.
on the newton side I set the server to my computer's IP address ( if
you are unsure open system preferences and look at Network) Queue is "
lp on 'your ip address' "
Queue.........lp on
spool job before sending it is checked

While I have had success with Escale I prefer NCU with ethernet in

On Nov 21, 2004, at 9:42 PM, matt wrote:

> Okay, printing update. I can't seem to try to do anything with this
> Newt that actually works. Rather frustrating. I've installed the last
> update to NIE (4 from Paul's site, if memory serves). I've installed
> the Gimp print drivers and added that to my available printers. I've
> double and triple checked that my firewall is allowing the printers to
> be shared, which I've checked off in sharing.

> . I've changed the name of the
> print que on the Newt to match the name of the print que on the mac.
> Everything seems okay on the Newton side, but it gets to the "grabbing
> link", and never gets past connecting. Through all of this, the
> printer doesn't even begin to warm up, so it's never even knowing how
> hard I'm trying to get something to it to print.

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