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Set-Up-Linux

System

Preparatory Work:

  • installation of the packages smbclient / samba-client and system-config-printer
  • configuration of the file /ets/samba/smb.conf
    • workgroup = HS-WOE
  • reboot of the device

Printer / Plotter

Device: Depending on the distribution: Settings / Printer or Printing (system-config-printer)

  • Add / Network Printer / Windows-Printer via SAMBA
    • SMB-Printer: smb://<name of printing server>/<printer name>
      • Name of Printing Server
        • els-ps1.hs-woe.de (for all printers in Elsfleth)
        • ol-ps1.hs-woe.de (for all printers in Oldenburg)
        • whv-ps1.hs-woe.de (for all printers in Wilhelmshaven)
      • Printer Names
        • Generally, you can find the printer name on the device, e.g. in the form ol-mr105-plotter or whv-se22-plotter1
      • Example for SMB-printers
        • smb://ol-ps1.hs-woe.de/ol-mr105-potter1
        • smb://whv-ps1.hs-woe.de/se22-plotter1
        • smb://whv-ps1.hs-woe.de/hrz-hpclj5525-1
    • Legitimisation
      • User name: Short username (form: ab1xyz)
      • Password: <Your password>
    • Driver: Select a suitable driver
    • Name: Like the printer name
      • Example: ol-mr105-plotter1
      • Example: whv-se22-plotter1
    • Description: Product labelling
      • Example: HP DesignJet Z5200PS
    • Location: <Location>, <Room>
      • Example: OL, MR105
      • Example: OL, SE22

Multifunctional Devices

Driver: First of all, you need to download and unpack two printer drivers for the multifunctional devices.

  • Select the following driver
    • Product group: Copy systems
    • Product name: 3005ci
    • Operating system: Linux
  • Download and locally unpack this driver on your drive.

Device: Settings / Printer

  • Add / Network Printer / Windows-Printer via SAMBA
    • SMB-printer: smb://<name of printing server>/<printer name>
      • smb://els-pms1.hs-woe.de/els-pms-sw (for print jobs in Elsfleth in b/w)
      • smb://els-pms1.hs-woe.de/els-pms-color (for print jobs in Elsfleth in colour)
      • smb://ol-pms1.hs-woe.de/ol-pms-sw (for print jobs in Oldenburg in b/w)
      • smb://ol-pms1.hs-woe.de/ol-pms-color (for print jobs in Oldenburg in colour)
      • smb://whv-pms1.hs-woe.de/whv-pms-sw (for print jobs in Wilhelmshaven in b/w)
      • smb://whv-pms1.hs-woe.de/whv-pms-color (for print jobs in Wilhelmshaven in colour)
    • Legitimisation
      • Username: Short username (form: ab1xyz)
      • Password: <Your password>
    • Driver: Provide PPD-file
      • Go to where the driver file has been unpacked and select
        • 3005ci series / 64bit / EU / German / TA5505ci.PPD (for coloured prints)
        • 3005ci series / 64bit / EU / German / TA5555i.PPD (for b/w prints)
      • Installable Options
        • Paper Feeders: Tapes (3,4)
    • Name: Like the printer name
      • Example: els-pms-sw
      • Example: els-pms-color
      • Example: ol-pms-sw
      • Example: ol-pms-color
      • Example: whv-pms-sw
      • Example: whv-pms-color
    • Description: Product labelling
      • Example: Multifunctional devices
    • Location: <Location>, <Room>
      • Example: ELS
      • Example: OL
      • Example: WHV

Please consider that you are always charged a coloured print when you select a colour printer, no matter if your document is only black and white. Therefore, please always set up both multifunctional devices of your study location.