I picked up one of these Kill-A-Watt units awhile ago from Amazon and started doing experiments with it. Well, time went by, the Kill-A-Watt sat in my toolbox, and other things took priority. Now, I’m looking back on it and have decided to have another go at this. Continue reading “Kill-A-Watt Testing”
I have a Brother HL-2230 that’s shared via LPR on my router. Up until today, it’s had this issue with printing multiple copies, or anything involving printing more than 1 physical page. It worked fine if plugged into a computer (my Linux machine, or my Mac) via USB, but something about sharing it via the network has always had this issue. I’d blamed it on the printer, blamed it on CUPS, blamed it on the individual application.
I’m posting this not to complain, but because I searched everywhere online for a solution and came up empty-handed. This is actually a very good printer, considering it only cost me about $60 online.
Turns out it was a pretty simple fix…
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