Upgrading AIX print drivers with InfoPrint Manager for AIX Version 4.8
If you are installing InfoPrint Manager for AIX Version 4.8, upgrade your AIX drivers (Colon Files for AIX ), if you have not already
done so, for these printers. For the most recent information, go to the Ricoh website
http://rpp.ricoh-usa.com and click Support. Select your software product from the Downloads and Drivers section.
These colon files are referenced when you create either an AIX DSS printer or a PSF other-driver DSS printer through InfoPrint Manager and when you specify particular trays from which to pull paper using InfoPrint Manager attributes.
You can use these steps to access these colon files from the web:
- From the Ricoh home page at:
Downloads & Driverslink.
- From the
Printer drivers and downloadspage, click the appropriate printer model number from the bulleted list, such as
- From the resulting page, refine your search or scroll down the resulting list of drivers
until you find the link to the colon files for AIX, then click it.
Note: Scroll to the second or third page of search results to find this link.
- On the resulting AIX driver download page, follow the instructions to download and
install the driver files.
If this page displays a
Readme Filelink, click it to find the directions.
Note: If you upgraded from a root installation to a non-root installation, change the owner
/var/spool/*piobe.dev files of each InfoPrint Manager destination from root to the non-root user selected
for running InfoPrint Manager. Otherwise, you receive this error:
5010-083 A system error occurred while trying to process this request. Use your local
problem-reporting procedure to report this message.