Bug 40762 - Printing on Oki 395 became slow after RH 7.0 update
Summary: Printing on Oki 395 became slow after RH 7.0 update
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: LPRng   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Crutcher Dunnavant
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-05-15 18:45 UTC by Reinder van der Veen
Modified: 2007-03-27 03:44 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-07 08:48:41 UTC
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Description Reinder van der Veen 2001-05-15 18:45:06 UTC
Description of Problem:
After updating RH 6.2 to RH 7.0 printing on an Oki 395 printer became 
slow. Printing stops after 3 or 4 jobs and goes idle for a few minutes 
before printing other 3 or 4  jobs. I'm sending 10-20 jobs to the printer 
at once. Before (on RH 6.2) it did not happen. The printer is connected 
through a 3 port HP Jetdirect and has a small 23K buffer. Another printer 
connected (Brother laser)  works fine (has a bigger buffer). In 
de "status.printer" file I see a wait 287 (seconds?). Is it possible to 
reduce the waiting time for one specific printer? Or increase de timeout 
period for a specific printer?

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Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2001-05-28 17:55:17 UTC
Does this still happen?  Which kernel are you using now (uname -r)?

Comment 2 Reinder van der Veen 2001-05-30 10:11:21 UTC
It still happens
uname -r: 2.2.16-22

Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2001-05-30 10:18:29 UTC
Please upgrade to 2.2.19-7.0.1 and see if it still happens. (2.2.19-7.0.1 
fixes some security problems, so you should upgrade anyhow.)

Comment 4 Reinder van der Veen 2001-06-07 08:48:39 UTC
Updated the firmware of HP JetDirect EX plus 3. Problem did not occur last 3 
days. Did not update the kernel (takes to much time to get the right rpm's. If 
problem occurs again I will update to RH 7.1.
Thanks for the assistance.

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