Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 246596
Error: printmode mismatch with pen, tray, etc.
Last modified: 2008-05-07 08:16:32 EDT
Description of problem:
Attempting to print on an HP LJ 1100 (driver LaserJet 1100 Foomatic/hpijs),
returns the subject line error. The printer settings are all correct.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
This fixed the problem:
Setting LJ-1100 device-uri to "parallel:/dev/lp0" (was
Seems like an HPLIP problem of some sort.
Please set up a queue using the original 'hp:/...' device URI and perform the
following steps to obtain full debugging output:
1. Edit /etc/cups/cupsd.conf and edit the 'LogLevel' line to read:
2. Stop CUPS:
/sbin/service cups stop
3. Clear out the error_log file:
4. Start CUPS:
/sbin/service cups start
5. Now submit a print job. When it fails, please attach the
/var/log/cups/error_log file as an attachment to this bug report. Thanks.
(Afterwards, you can reset the 'LogLevel' line in your /etc/cups/cupsd.conf file
back to what it was, probably 'LogLevel info')
I no longer have access to that computer, but I will ask its owner to do this.
It might take a few days.
Euhm, no. In fact, I got no feedback back then and by now I have forgotten whose
printer that was. Sorry.