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Re: printer with static ip address inaccessible from lan




On Tuesday 27 February 2018 20:04:34 Gene Heskett wrote:

> On Tuesday 27 February 2018 16:21:59 Thomas George wrote:
> > I tried dnsmasq --dhcp-host=00:15:99:86:11:1F,CLP,192.168.2.13
> >
> > and the response was "failed to create listening socket for port 53:
> > Address already in use." Tried several other final two digits with
> > the same result. I even tried 192.168.1.139, the address the printer
> > prints out on its Network Configuration Report and got the same
> > response.
>
> If you can see that on the printers own display, go read the printers
> docs as I expect that can be changed to the correct subnet via the
> printers own control panel. That is the only way I have ever
> configured the higher end Brother I have other than cups but cups
> can't change that.
>
> > Perhaps I don't understand or am using the wrong dnsmasq option?
> >
> > On 02/27/2018 01:29 PM, Reco wrote:
> > > 	Hi.
> > >
> > > 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
> > > /opt/Samsung/mfp/share/utils/.
> > >
> > > [1] http://uglyduck.ath.cx/PDF/printers/Samsung_CLP-320.pdf
> > >
> > > Reco.

That is all there, starting on page 28 or 29, with the meat and potatoes  
on page 36.  And I suspect you will learn something about networking 
while following all that.


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