Bug 76368 - usb printer not discovered, /dev/usb/lp0, no such device
usb printer not discovered, /dev/usb/lp0, no such device
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kudzu (Show other bugs)
8.0
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-10-20 19:38 EDT by Brent R Brian
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-12-17 16:22:13 EST
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Description Brent R Brian 2002-10-20 19:38:14 EDT
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Description of problem:
USB printer not discovered, /dev/usb/lp0, no such device.  Problem persists even
after kudzu is run.

I can print/scan with Win98 running in VMWare (under RH 8.0) to the same device.

It did not seem to find my firewire card, but I can manually load the driver and
it shows up under Win98/VMWare.



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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. cat </dev/usb/lp0, no such device
2  cal 1999 >/dev/usb/lp0, no such device

Additional info:

USB printer/scanner is Canon MultiPASS F30
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-10-21 00:33:55 EDT
Can you attach your /proc/bus/usb/devices?
Comment 2 Brent R Brian 2002-10-21 21:14:57 EDT
cat /proc/bus/usb/devices

before turning printer on:

T:  Bus=02 Lev=00 Prnt=00 Port=00 Cnt=00 Dev#=  1 Spd=12  MxCh= 2
B:  Alloc=  0/900 us ( 0%), #Int=  0, #Iso=  0
D:  Ver= 1.00 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS= 8 #Cfgs=  1
P:  Vendor=0000 ProdID=0000 Rev= 0.00
S:  Product=USB UHCI Root Hub
S:  SerialNumber=dc00
C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=40 MxPwr=  0mA
I:  If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 1 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 Driver=hub
E:  Ad=81(I) Atr=03(Int.) MxPS=   8 Ivl=255ms
T:  Bus=01 Lev=00 Prnt=00 Port=00 Cnt=00 Dev#=  1 Spd=12  MxCh= 2
B:  Alloc=  0/900 us ( 0%), #Int=  0, #Iso=  0
D:  Ver= 1.00 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS= 8 #Cfgs=  1
P:  Vendor=0000 ProdID=0000 Rev= 0.00
S:  Product=USB UHCI Root Hub
S:  SerialNumber=d800
C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=40 MxPwr=  0mA
I:  If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 1 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 Driver=hub
E:  Ad=81(I) Atr=03(Int.) MxPS=   8 Ivl=255ms

after turning printer on:

T:  Bus=02 Lev=00 Prnt=00 Port=00 Cnt=00 Dev#=  1 Spd=12  MxCh= 2
B:  Alloc=  0/900 us ( 0%), #Int=  0, #Iso=  0
D:  Ver= 1.00 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS= 8 #Cfgs=  1
P:  Vendor=0000 ProdID=0000 Rev= 0.00
S:  Product=USB UHCI Root Hub
S:  SerialNumber=dc00
C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=40 MxPwr=  0mA
I:  If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 1 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 Driver=hub
E:  Ad=81(I) Atr=03(Int.) MxPS=   8 Ivl=255ms
T:  Bus=01 Lev=00 Prnt=00 Port=00 Cnt=00 Dev#=  1 Spd=12  MxCh= 2
B:  Alloc=  0/900 us ( 0%), #Int=  0, #Iso=  0
D:  Ver= 1.00 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS= 8 #Cfgs=  1
P:  Vendor=0000 ProdID=0000 Rev= 0.00
S:  Product=USB UHCI Root Hub
S:  SerialNumber=d800
C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=40 MxPwr=  0mA
I:  If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 1 Cls=09(hub  ) Sub=00 Prot=00 Driver=hub
E:  Ad=81(I) Atr=03(Int.) MxPS=   8 Ivl=255ms
T:  Bus=01 Lev=01 Prnt=01 Port=00 Cnt=01 Dev#=  2 Spd=12  MxCh= 0
D:  Ver= 1.10 Cls=00(>ifc ) Sub=00 Prot=00 MxPS=64 #Cfgs=  1
P:  Vendor=04a9 ProdID=2611 Rev= 5.06
S:  Manufacturer=Canon Inc.
S:  Product=MultiPASS F30
S:  SerialNumber=00011000
C:* #Ifs= 1 Cfg#= 1 Atr=c0 MxPwr=  2mA
I:  If#= 0 Alt= 0 #EPs= 3 Cls=ff(vend.) Sub=00 Prot=ff Driver=(none)
E:  Ad=01(O) Atr=02(Bulk) MxPS=  64 Ivl=0ms
E:  Ad=82(I) Atr=02(Bulk) MxPS=  64 Ivl=0ms
E:  Ad=83(I) Atr=03(Int.) MxPS=  64 Ivl=100ms

It does show up ... wish I knew more about USB ....
Comment 3 Brent R Brian 2002-11-07 18:13:22 EST
I had the printer turned on, accessed it with VMWare/Win98 (it got initialized)
and then I rebooted linux and "it appeared!"  The device was there, /dev/usblp,
and I could "write" to it, but nothing happened to the printer (not even the
test page worked).
Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2004-12-17 16:22:13 EST
At this point, further work on printer configuration in kudzu is not
going to happen; the functionality has moved to HAL.

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