Bug#663868: laserjet1018 (foo2zjs) printer disappears and appears in loop
Forgot to mention, for me a properly insulated USB cable also helped a lot.
On Sat, Apr 07, 2012 at 03:14:37AM -0700, Matthew Hall wrote:
> For what it's worth I have the same issue when I use printer-driver-foo2zjs,
> but the printer seems to work perfectly every time using hplip.
> So I am guessing there is some problem with the USB interface in foo2zjs
> combined with recent kernels, because previously foo2zjs was always working
> perfectly for me.