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i have also published that printer!!! Definitely errors in the error log. E [26/Mar/2008:09:00:44 -0400] [Job 33] recoverable: Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds... Board footer Jump to Newbie Corner Installation Kernel & Hardware Applications & Desktop Environments Laptop Issues Networking, Server, and Protection Multimedia and Games System Administration Other Architectures Announcements, Package & Security check over here

This discussion is locked            Lone_Ranger Level 1 (0 points) Q: unable to connect to printer will retry in 30 seconds... Interesting points: 1) Only seems to happen when vmware is involved, most often if the printer is accessible to the vmware VM (usually I have this disabled, for obvious reasons). 2) Hi ShankyHow would i install the printer using the IP address ... E [26/Mar/2008:08:16:56 -0400] [Job 33] recoverable: Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds... https://access.redhat.com/solutions/305283

Register. 03-28-2009 #1 bilal_jan View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Linux User Join Date Mar 2008 Location Pakistan Posts 282 CUPS printer config Hello everyone I have a Looks like I am communicating with the printer. With the parallel printer, I had toreset the system. Explore Labs Configuration Deployment Troubleshooting Security Additional Tools Red Hat Access plug-ins Red Hat Satellite Certificate Tool Red Hat Insights Increase visibility into IT operations to detect and resolve technical issues

If you need to reset your password, click here. Or you could do this: beh:/1/3/5/socket://192.168.1.111:9100 This retries the job 3 times with 5 second delays between the attempts. EDIT: this page may help diagnose it:http://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Printing_via … dows_ShareThe NT_STATUS_BAD_NETWORK_NAME error can have many causes and I solved it using IP address, though that was a workaround and not ideal. Register If you are a new customer, register now for access to product evaluations and purchasing capabilities.

Error message: Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds...Get on the ball Apple. I will not reply. One workaround is to use CUPS classes + Backend Error Handler backend, please refer to the following URLs for furhter info: CUPS Documentation - Classes Reference Backend Error Handler download page https://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/2008-December/069585.html It works all the same Many thanks for your help Last edited by whitetimer (2010-10-26 12:05:01) Offline #8 2010-10-26 12:39:18 skanky Member From: WAIS Registered: 2009-10-23 Posts: 1,845 Re: [ SOLVED

But the notification keeps coming back every 10 seconds even after having been cancelled and it is quite irritating. At this point Printer configuration freezes and I have to do a force quit. Even, when we can't print, We can ping itsip address.When we check logs , we see something like this.[Job 888] Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds...:Connection timed Hope to hear from you. ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Mark Snyder Date: Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 1:38 AM Subject: Re: [CentOS] Unable to connect to printer; will retry in

on ubuntu i have opened the port 631 (as ubuntu comes with all ports blocked) by issuing following command sudo iptables -A INPUT -p 0/0 -s 0/0 --dport 631 -j ACCEPT https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/207194 Please do not send Private Messages to me with requests for help. up vote 4 down vote favorite We have a Redhat machine (2.6.9-42.ELsmp) that runs CUPS. Even, when we can't print, We can ping itsip address.When we check logs , we see something like this.[Job 888] Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds...:Connection timed

Intervals between connection attempts are 30 seconds. check my blog Here they are: E [26/Mar/2008:07:37:05 -0400] Unable to find IP address for server name "ocoo-ocho"! I click it and it comes back. I use a brother mfc-5440-cn on CentOS 5.6 which works well with the cups drivers provided on brother homepage, did you do a check for your model there? 1 members

Following messages are found in the /var/log/cups/error_log: Error message: recoverable: Unable to connect to printer; will retry in 30 seconds... Never get passed "Authentication Required" and print job on hold.How did you revert the OS to 10.5? And that's all there is." - scepticisle Offline #7 2010-10-26 11:59:03 whitetimer Member Registered: 2010-05-23 Posts: 207 Re: [ SOLVED ] Unable to print ... this content Will retry in 30 seconds."This is very frustrating as I have to be able to use this printer.

With the parallel printer, I had to reset the system. Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. CUPS will then remove the printer from the available printer list, and never tries it again.

You want to let cupsd try indefinitely to connect to the device?

I may try that and have a look at the Brother site as well. Disable it (both computers) and try again. And that's all there is." - scepticisle Offline Pages: 1 Index »Newbie Corner »[ SOLVED ] Unable to print ... Last edited by skanky (2010-10-26 11:58:04) "...one cannot be angry when one looks at a penguin." - John Ruskin"Life in general is a bit shit, and so too is the internet.

I will not reply. Just not printing. ABout a month ago, that printer gave up the ghost (ok, the second drum wore out), so I replaced it with a Brother HL-2140 with a Mark Hull-Richter at Dec 18, have a peek at these guys Report a bug This report contains Public information Edit Everyone can see this information.

E [26/Mar/2008:07:37:06 -0400] PID 24908 (/usr/lib/cups/filter/pstops) crashed on signal 9! Plus a few other niggles again sorted via the net.If you are not overly confident of sorting problems I would not do it.It took me a couple of hours to get What could be done is to: create a class which will contain only one printer set this printer DeviceURI to beh:/1/2/120/socket://[printer IP]:9100/ send print jobs to a class instead of printer No problem at all.here are rpms installed on CentOS 3X[root at lwlsvr_old root]# rpm -qa |grep cupscups-1.1.17-13.3.32cups-libs-1.1.17-13.3.32[root at lwlsvr_old root]# rpm -qa |grep sambaredhat-config-samba-1.0.16-5samba-common-3.0.9-1.3E.5samba-3.0.9-1.3E.5samba-swat-3.0.9-1.3E.5samba-client-3.0.9-1.3E.5But, on CentOS 4.5 , We get issues.here

I know that sort of thing _should_ not happen, but reality has a nasty way of intruding on our needs-and-expectations-based world. I know that sort of thing _should_ not happen, but realityhas a nasty way of intruding on our needs-and-expectations-basedworld.Perhaps someone better informed on the details inside can comment....HTHmhr reply | permalink thanks Linux is basically a simple operating system, but you have to be a genious to understand the simplicaity - Dennis Ritchie Reply With Quote 03-28-2009 #2 waterhead View Profile View Solution Verified - Updated 2014-02-04T07:33:37+00:00 - English No translations currently exist.

You can intentionally delay printing simply by switching off the printer. CUPS0Safely move CUPS spool directory1Broadcasting a printer from Cups / Samba Hot Network Questions How do publish end remote events work Can cheese in hand luggage be mistaken for plastic explosive? I downlaoded cups rpm fromCentos 4.7 and updated on CentOS 4.5 . Daniel (daniel123+launchpad) wrote on 2008-03-26: #4 CUPS error log Edit (9.1 KiB, text/plain) Error log attached Pascal De Vuyst (pascal-devuyst) wrote on 2008-03-26: #5 Are you able to print with the

It's default setting is selected in cupsd.conf, and determines how cupsd should handle print queues which do not behave as expected. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? It is on the list of supported printers and I uploaded the new driver. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

I don't remember what I did. I can ping the printer, I can telnet to the printer and I can access the printer via a web browser.