laserjet 1018 installation

Asked by dave jordan on 2019-08-30

Hello,

hp-setup is not detecting my printer even tho it is clearly visible on the bus.

[dave@charmquark Downloads]$ hp-info

HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (ver. 3.19.8)
Device Information Utility ver. 5.2

Copyright (c) 2001-18 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: Unable to communicate with device (code=12): hp:/usb/HP_LaserJet_1018?serial=KP29R1R
error: Unable to open device hp:/usb/HP_LaserJet_1018?serial=KP29R1R.

Done.

[dave@charmquark Downloads]$ lsusb
Bus 007 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 003 Device 002: ID 04b8:013c Seiko Epson Corp.
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 006 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 03f0:4117 HP, Inc LaserJet 1018 <========================
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 003: ID 045e:0040 Microsoft Corp. Wheel Mouse Optical
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 1532:022a Razer USA, Ltd
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

[dave@charmquark Downloads]$ uname -a
Linux charmquark 4.19.66-1-MANJARO #1 SMP PREEMPT Fri Aug 9 18:01:53 UTC 2019 x86_64 GNU/Linux

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