[SATLUG] Printing Issue

Mark Mayfield mark at kandm-solutions.com
Sun Aug 14 17:47:28 CDT 2011


You could assign an address on the same network but outside of the dhcp
scope. I have had to this on a couple of routers that did not support
static addresses or reservations. If it does support static assignments
there is usually a button near where you assign the dhcp scope. 

On Sun, 2011-08-14 at 17:31 -0500, Michael wrote:
> Ubuntu
> OpenOffice 3.2.1
> 
> This isn't so much a Linux issue as it is a router issue.  My router 
> died a couple of days ago.  I picked up a WRT54g at a thrift shop for 
> $3.00.  Both wired and wireless work fine.  My issue is the printer.  On 
> the previous router, I was able to assign the printer a static address 
> (192.168.1.6).  When I bring up the router interface 
> (http://192.168.1.1/) I see all of the configuration screens but no way 
> to assign a static IP address to my printer.
> 
> Of course I googled for a manual but what I found wasn't much help.  
> Anyone familiar with my issue?
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> Mike
> 
> 



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