[arch-general] Error setting up a HP all in one device

Mike Cloaked mike.cloaked at gmail.com
Fri Oct 1 11:15:23 UTC 2021

On Fri, Oct 1, 2021 at 12:02 PM Mike Cloaked <mike.cloaked at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 1, 2021 at 2:24 AM Adriel Cardenas via arch-general <
> arch-general at lists.archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I am trying to set up a MFP 125a (all in one HP device), and usually
>> just installing CUPS + HPLIP detects and configure this kind of devices,
>> however in this case I am able to use the printer but not the scanner.
> Have you tried setting up the printer and scanner with driverless printing
> and scanning?  I have an HP printer, and setting it up driverless means
> there is no need to use the HPLIP package at all and it sets up a single
> ppd file, and works well in general.  Although I don't have a scanner the
> arch wiki has advice on setting up driverless scanning too at
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/SANE#Installation
> That may lead to a solution?
It seems that the M125 is supported for driverless scanning according to
the supported device list at  https://github.com/alexpevzner/sane-airscan/

mike c

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