Bug 145335

Summary: Infinite recursion in printconf_conf.py
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jan Arne Petersen <janarne>
Component: system-config-printerAssignee: Tim Waugh <twaugh>
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: 0.6.120-1 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-01-17 18:02:11 UTC Type: ---
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/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py none

Description Jan Arne Petersen 2005-01-17 15:58:34 UTC
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Description of problem:
When I start system-config-printer and try to edit a HP LaserJet 5MP
system-config-printer freezes with the output below

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
system-config-printer-0.6.119-1

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start system-config-printer
2. select HP laserprinter
3. click edit
    

Additional info:

...

    p = foomatic_match_printer (alias[a], model)
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py", line 1871, in
foomatic_match_printer
    p = foomatic_match_printer (alias[a], model)
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py", line 1871, in
foomatic_match_printer
    p = foomatic_match_printer (alias[a], model)
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py", line 1870, in
foomatic_match_printer
    if make.lower () == a.lower ():
RuntimeError: maximum recursion depth exceeded in cmp

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2005-01-17 16:16:13 UTC
Created attachment 109866 [details]
/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py

Thanks for the report.	Please try this replacement printconf_conf.py.

Comment 2 Jan Arne Petersen 2005-01-17 17:32:40 UTC
Fixed the problem.

Thanks.

Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2005-01-17 17:43:55 UTC
Great.  Fixed in CVS.  Thanks for testing.