[rescue] WTB - ethernet print servers

Kevin kevin at mpcf.com
Thu Nov 6 10:02:10 CST 2003

By work with i mean are they administered in the same manner (telnet) and do they have similar
features (SNMP traps and so forth.)


On Thu, 6 Nov 2003 09:53:14 -0600 
Brian Dunbar <Brian.Dunbar at plexus.com> wrote:

> Kevin [mailto:kevin at mpcf.com] on Thursday, November 06, 2003 9:33 AM said;
> > How well do these things work?  I just ordered one yesterday for the job
> (JetDirect 310x) for a
> > USB Color LaserJet 1500L.  I've never used an external printer server.  Is
> it just like
> > working with an internal JetDirect card?
> I'm not sure what aspects of 'working with' you mean - from the server's
> perspective they are.
> The downside is that a seperate device allows more bits to break or be
> turned off.  I prefer them - you get more utility and life out of them.
> ~brian
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