Have an HP LaserJet 2100 printer connected to an AppleTalk network (with
those little PhoneNet connectors) that we'd like to transition to the
Ethernet UTP network to improve reliability (nodes come and go on the AT net,
regardless how we terminate, balance, etc. the net).
The printer has a parallel connector which works fine when connected to a PC.
Ethernet-to-Parallel print servers are available from many manufacturers for
this purpose. But will these work in EtherTalk mode? Will the printer accept
AppleTalk through the parallel connector?
I'd like to hear from anyone who has done this. Does it work? Which ...