The Question is:
Trying to print using tcpip$telnetsym and receiving errors:
Open_socket_ast invoked with bad IOSB 660.
This is a HP printer on our network.
Printer queue EASTP, stalled, on HSSTST::"172.20.4.12:9100",
mounted form DEFAULT
/BASE_PRIORITY=4 /DEFAULT=(FEED,FORM=DEFAULT) Lowercase /OWNER=[SYSTEM]
Entry Jobname Username Blocks Status
----- ------- -------- ------ ------
4 SYSTARTUP_VMS SYSTEM 33 Stalled
Submitted 2-AUG-2000 14:23:31.70 /FORM=DEFAULT /PRIORITY=100
File: _HSSTST$DKA0:[SYS0.SYSMGR]SYSTARTUP_VMS.COM;4 (printing))
The Answer is :
The OpenVMS Wizard will assume this is TCP/IP Services V5.0A.
There is usually additional information accompanying the 660
error code, information which often points to a more specific
cause or problem. (One common cause is a too-fast retry for
the printer, resulting in a connection error from the printer.)
Please also see the assortment of discussions on HP Printers and
Telnetsym printing here in Ask The Wizard, particularly starting
with topic 1020. (Information on adjusting the retry interval is
You will want to contact the Compaq Customer Support Center, and
you should expect to be asked for relevent information on the
particular HP Printer and on the contents of relevent log files,
as well as for any information accompanying the 660 error.