Using a Raspberry Pi as a lightweight JetDirect interface

Posted on Thu 23 April 2020 in IT • Tagged with linux, networks, printing

At home I've got a B&W LaserJet 1160, probably from around 2006-ish, that's not networked. I've also got a first-generation Raspberry Pi running Pi-hole. The Pi doesn't have enough RAM to also handle print jobs and prepare them for the printer, but it is able to be a super-simple …

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