DeiPhdRoomPrinter

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Warning

You need an account on the departement website to use this printer

How to show shared resources in DEI

smbclient -U username -L samba.elet.polimi.it

the Phd-room printer is named pianot, check that you can find it

How to configure printer (Linux with cups)

  • open a browser on address 127.0.0.1:631
  • Add printer and select Windows Printer via SAMBA
  • specify smb://samba.elet.polimi.it/pianot
  • fill properly other fileds
  • select manufacturer HP
  • choose HP LaserJet 8100 Series Postscript (recommended)
  • check the option duplex unit


How to check printer status

  • ssh <name>@samba.elet.polimi.it
  • lpq shows pianot printer state
    • if you want to check other printers, use -I options
  • lprm remove jobs from printer pianot
    • use -P to specify other printer
    • check man lprm for other options