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Error 310 - 'moved permanently' when moving iPrint Manager

Hi Guys

Our existing iPrint server is overloaded. We have purchased a new
machine dedicated to printing. We have iprint.ru.ac.za as a secondary IP
address.

The existing server:
- NW 6.5 SP5
- Secondary IP with DNS iprint.ru.ac.za pointing at it
- Pcounter

The new server:
- NW 6.5 SP5
- Pcounter

According to what we’ve read, we did the following steps:
- Unload the print manager from the old server
- Unbind the iprint.ru.ac.za address from the old server
- Bind the iprint.ru.ac.za to the new server
- Run the new manager with ‘load ndpsm .IPRINTMANAGER.IPRINT.RU
/dnsname=iprint.ru.ac.za'

As per documentation it asks us if we want to move the iprint database
and asks us which volume we’d like to put it on.

Problems after the move:
- http://iprint.ru.ac.za/ipp printer list loads
- Authentication works when you try and install a printer
- Any attempt to install a printer is met by HTTP error 301 –
moved permanently
- Machines with existing iPrinters can’t print

Rolling back the changes allows things to work again *phew*.

Any comments will be most appreciated!

Cheers
Andrew
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Andrew,

What iPrint client version are you using?
Check the printer properties on your workstations to see if they updated
themselves to include the correct printer URL with the DNS name.

--
Marcel Cox
Novell Support Connection SysOp
http://support.novell.com/forums/

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