I came across something similar that may be your case. The iSeries used LPR/LPD in an environment with firewall....
The firewall allowed for the LPD port, but was configured to reject "low ports" (< 1024) coming out of the iSeries.
For some strange reason the iSeries LPR client open port <1024 and did not make it, so I would recommend to try and recheck firewall configuration.
MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TOPIC
Ask your systems management questions--or help out your peers by answering them--in our live discussion forums.
The Best Web Links: Tips, tutorials and more.
Check out this Search400.com Featured Topic: Networking and the iSeries
PC/Windows connectivity expert Shahar Mor is available to answer your toughest networking questions. Ask Shahar a question or read his previously answered questions here.
Dig Deeper on Connecting to Printers
Related Q&A from Carol Woodbury
Before changing password levels and upgrading operating systems on the AS/400, ensure the clients connecting to the NetServer do not need the old ... Continue Reading
Look in the audit journal (QAUDJRN) on the AS/400 for an authority failure message with the name of the library as the object name. Use the ... Continue Reading
The UPPWEI field corresponds to the password expiration interval field, and its values "0" and "-1" represent the *SYSVAL and *NOXMAX commands. Continue Reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.