Today using a HP Photosmart 6520 printer that has been working in Lx 3 since Lx 3 was released printing appears to be broken. When I try to print something I just get no response.
$ systemctl status cups ● cups.service - CUPS Scheduler Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/cups.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled) Active: active (running) since Mon 2018-11-26 10:32:24 CST; 28min ago Docs: man:cupsd(8) Main PID: 3621 (cupsd) Status: "Scheduler is running..." Tasks: 2 (limit: 4915) Memory: 74.2M CGroup: /system.slice/cups.service ├─ 3621 /usr/sbin/cupsd -l └─18049 /usr/lib/cups/notifier/dbus dbus:// Nov 26 10:32:23 ben79-pc systemd: Starting CUPS Scheduler... Nov 26 10:32:24 ben79-pc systemd: Started CUPS Scheduler. Nov 26 11:00:07 ben79-pc /hpfax: : error: Failed to create /var/spool/cups/tmp/.hplip
This is output of attempt to print test page with scp:
print_test_page_output.txt (8.9 KB)
This is ourput of attempt to print with hp-print:
HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (ver. 3.17.10) Print Utility ver. 4.0 Copyright (c) 2001-15 HP Development Company, LP This software comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. This is free software, and you are welcome to distribute it under certain conditions. See COPYING file for more details. error: Print command failed with status code 1. lpr -P HP-Photosmart-6520-series -o page-set=all "/home/ben79/Documents/print_test_page_output.txt"
I’m in a hurry to get to an appointment so am probably forgetting some documentation that might be helpful. Let me know and I’ll post it.