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Retrieve IP address of AirPrint printer

You can use ippfind command that finds services registered with a DNS server or available through local devices. Its primary purpose is to find IPP printers and show their URIs, show their current status, or run commands.

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Then you get local address of printer (Internet Printing Protocol (IPP, RFC 2911)):


then ping local address

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ping 3036B5000000.local

and here we go

PING 3036B5000000.local ( 56 data bytes
64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=64 time=262.342 ms
64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=285.290 ms

our printer has