Bug 124422 - Perl5.8.3 breaks redhat-config-printer
Summary: Perl5.8.3 breaks redhat-config-printer
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: redhat-config-printer
Version: 1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-05-26 14:22 UTC by Humphrey Brown
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-05-26 14:36:09 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
redhat-config-printer run from console. Error message plus workaround (938 bytes, text/plain)
2004-05-26 14:33 UTC, Humphrey Brown
no flags Details

Description Humphrey Brown 2004-05-26 14:22:57 UTC
Description of problem:
After upgrading Perl to 5.8.3, eternal spinning hourglass when trying
to configure printer.  (Perl upgrade needed because Perl 5.8.1 is
confused if language is UTF-8) 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible: Easy

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download, compile install Perl 5.8.3
2.Configure a new printer

Actual results:3.Spinning hourglass at loading printer info

Expected results: 

Additional info: See text attached

Comment 1 Humphrey Brown 2004-05-26 14:33:41 UTC
Created attachment 100588 [details]
redhat-config-printer run from console.  Error message plus workaround

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2004-05-26 14:36:09 UTC
You can't update perl without also recompiling foomatic.  It is perl
that decides where to (a) put these files, and (b) look for them.

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