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Re: printer with static ip address inaccessible from lan


On Tue, Feb 27, 2018 at 01:07:17PM -0500, Thomas George wrote:
> apt-cache search dhcpd finds udhcpd. My pc's system is Debian Stretch. There
> is a file /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf but no file /etc/dhcpd.

There's something wrong with your repository selection.
What you probably need is called "isc-dhcp-server". Or "dnsmasq". Both
can do "bind the lease to the MAC" trick.

> Is it possible to access the printer and change  its address to one in
> 192.168.2.x or to reset it to use dhcp?

The printer manual here - [1], page 36, talks about talks about some obscure
trickery involving the browser and html files in

[1] http://uglyduck.ath.cx/PDF/printers/Samsung_CLP-320.pdf