Bug 124422 - Perl5.8.3 breaks redhat-config-printer
Perl5.8.3 breaks redhat-config-printer
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: redhat-config-printer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2004-05-26 10:22 EDT by Humphrey Brown
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-05-26 10:36:09 EDT
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redhat-config-printer run from console. Error message plus workaround (938 bytes, text/plain)
2004-05-26 10:33 EDT, Humphrey Brown
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Description Humphrey Brown 2004-05-26 10:22:57 EDT
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 10:33:41 EDT
Created attachment 100588 [details]
redhat-config-printer run from console.  Error message plus workaround
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2004-05-26 10:36:09 EDT
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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