FAQs & Troubleshooting



FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Date: 24/01/2019 ID: faq00100599_000

All print jobs are aborted and nothing is printed. (Linux)

  • The drivers for your machine may not installed properly, try to create a temporary symbolic link to link the file "/etc/init.d/cups" or "/etc/init.d/cupsys" to "/etc/init.d/lpd" and install the drivers again.

    For rpm users:
    ln -s /etc/init.d/cups /etc/init.d/lpd
    ln -s /etc/init.d/cupsys /etc/init.d/lpd

    For dpkg users:
    ln -s /etc/init.d/cupsys /etc/init.d/lpd
  • If SELinux is working on your system, some configuration for SELinux is required.
    Set your SELinux "permissive" or refer the FAQ for SELinux.
    > Click here to print using CUPS while keeping SELinux enabled.

Related Models

DCP-145C, DCP-165C, DCP-185C, DCP-385C, DCP-585CW, DCP-6690CW, DCP-7010, DCP-7030, DCP-7040, DCP-7055, DCP-7065DN, FAX-2820, FAX-2840, HL-2030, HL-2040, HL-2140, HL-2150N, HL-2170W, HL-2240D, HL-2270DW, HL-4040CDN, HL-4040CN, HL-4050CDN, HL-5340D, HL-5470DW, HL-6180DW, HL-7050, MFC-250C, MFC-290C, MFC-3360C, MFC-490CW, MFC-6490CW, MFC-6890CDW, MFC-7220, MFC-7340, MFC-7360, MFC-7470D, MFC-7860DN, MFC-7860DW, MFC-790CW, MFC-8380DN, MFC-8510DN, MFC-8880DN, MFC-9450CDN, MFC-990CW

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