Sun Printers

See notes: to access them from Windows, Mac and Linux hosts.

Location queue name(s)

Rm 1008:

hp_1008    HP LaserJet 2300 with duplex option
dp_1008    (portrait duplex queues)
dl_1008    (landscape duplex queues)
hpcolor	   HP 4500 color laser - plain paper (tray 2)
hpfilm	   HP 4500 color laser - transparency film (tray 1)

Rm 1206:

hp_1206	   Brother duplex laser printer

Rm 1418:

hp_1414	   HP LaserJet 4m+ with duplex option
dp_1414    (portrait duplex queues)
dl_1414    (landscape duplex queues)

Rm 1328:

hp_1328	   HP LaserJet 4100 with duplex option
dp_1328    (portrait duplex queue)
dl_1328    (landscape duplex queues)

How to print on both sides of the paper on HP printers

The HP printers with 'duplex' mode are:

hp_1414, hp_1328 and hp_1008

To print from Solaris hosts in regular (portrait) duplex

lp -d dp_1414 <filename> (or lpr -Pdp_1414 <filename> )

To print from Solaris hosts in landscape duplex

lp -d dl_1414 <filename> (or lpr -Pdl_1414 <filename> )

Note: Regular(portrait) duplex implies a '3 hole punch'

or binding on the 11" edge. Landscape duplex implies a '3 hole punch' or binding on the 8.5" edge.