- were you able to resolve this issue?
i am facing the same thing with a samsung laser ml2510 printer.
--- In email@example.com, "Dean Dodd" <dean_dodd@...> wrote:
> I have successfully got CUPS working with my Epson R300 on unlung 6.8
> but I want to tweak it if possible.
> I dont always have the printer switched on and would like to send jobs
> and have them queue and then print when the printer is switched on,
> problem is the jobs do queue but the printers state also goes to
> stopped so to start the printing of the jobs I have to start the
> Is there anyway to prevent the printer from going into the stopped
> state or some way for it to start automatically when it is switched on?
Look into the file /opt/etc/cups/printers.conf. At the bottom you will probably
see "ErrorPolicy stop-printer". This causes cups to set the printer in a
I set this parameter to abort-job, but you could try retry_current-_job. I
believe you should use the program lpadmin to change this configuration. Se
here for documentation