Laserwriter Select 360 on network?

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by MrCommunistGen, Aug 23, 2004.

  1. MrCommunistGen macrumors regular


    Mar 14, 2004
    "Wherever you go, there you are..."
    I recently put together a home network and am wondering if I could connect my old Laserwriter Select 360 to the network so that all of the computers can share it. I'm using a linksys wireless B router with a built-in 4 port router. I also have an unused 4 port hub. I would be sharing the printer with an iMacDVSE, a G4 (which I will be inheriting soon), an iBook 500Mhz (over AirPort) and a G3 tower. The Systems are running between OS 9.0 and 10.2.8.

    Any help would be appreciated. If this question has already been answered I'd appreciate it if someone could find me a link to the answer.

  2. Sun Baked macrumors G5

    Sun Baked

    May 19, 2002
    If it has an Ethernet port, most likely.

    Otherwise you will need a Localtalk-to-Ethernet bridge -- or to set up a machine as a print server.

    As far as the Localtalk-to-Ethernet bridges, HP has them and so does Asante, and you can learn a bit about how they operate here...
  3. MisterMe macrumors G4


    Jul 17, 2002
    The LaserWriter Select 360 does not have an Ethernet port, but it does have LocalTalk, serial, and parallel ports.

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