I used the zebra. I’m sure more tweaking will be required. You’ll need the ppd instructions to go into the file to make it a real ppd file, however. I am currently using the Zebra LP printer as a network printer with the end goal to use it to print shipping address labels. Find More Posts by Poetics. Join our community today!

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Add the printer, specify the PPD file when it asks what driver. Network printing with the Zebra LP lpr.

To be clear, I’m not encouraging any copyright violations – just showing you how to learn to do simple things yourself as I am myself learning to do. I really thought I was close to an answer. All times are GMT Join Date May Beans 1.

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Zebra LP2844 Linux and my headache!

May 18th, 6. If your printer is EPL, instead 2844 need: I’ve been down every road I can think of: However I can’t seem to get the configuration correct. Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Now I can’t even get the easiest Linux OS to work for them.

I have learned that it might work out best for you if you created and installed your own ppd file. If yours is EPL like mine, change the line: Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Join 284 Jan Beans 5.

Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. If you need to reset your password, click here. You’ll need the ppd instructions to go into the file to make it a real ppd file, however.


The addition to raw. I used the zebra. That’s simply a text file with a “.

I’ve had their machine for two weeks now and I just can’t keep it any longer. A project for another day I have tested them at the CUPS website and they check out okay, but they don’t work for me. Find More Posts by kayfox. I solved this those by following the above thread, I copied the zebraep1. Somewhere about a third down or so you’ll find references to cupsModelNumber.


[ubuntu] Installing Zebra LP in Ubuntu

Maybe someone else will get farther than I have. Join Date Jul Beans 2. In short, my print jobs are “accepted” and the machine reports that they are “completed” but there’s no printing going on.