[CentOS] Network Scanner and CentOS 5.5

Sat Jan 8 21:19:41 UTC 2011
Barry Brimer <lists at brimer.org>

> I've been to the sane site and looked at the backends. The HP 3210 is
> supported by hpio and there is a note that hpio is no longer needed
> because the functionality has been rolled int hplip. yum shows hplip is
> installed:
> hplip.x86_64     1.6.7-4.1.el5.4     installed

> iptables allows all outbound and established.
> Anyone successfully scanning from an HP Photosmart network printer?

RHEL/CentOS have very old packages for HP printer/scanner support, 
although there will be a vastly updated version available in 5.6.  I just 
got a new All-in-One e709a to work across the network with the packages 
from rpmforge.

You can use rpmforge through yum, or download the packages directly at 

Once installed, run (as root) hp-setup