Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 133630
TUI lags far behind GUI
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:50 EST
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Description of problem:
The TUI for this program doesn't know about ipp. Also, having set a printer (HP2300) up using the TUI, the A4 test page was not central at all on an a4 page - shifted up and to the left. But just loading the printer in the GUI and changing something minor fixed this alignment problem completely.
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. run program
2. try to add an IPP printer
For set-ups without X installed at all you are probably better off
using the CUPS web interface instead of system-config-printer, to be
I'm aware that the printconf-tui program needs a lot of care, which
hasn't been forthcoming due to time constraints.
OK, I can understand people's time constraints. On the other hand, using CUPS web
interface is not a workable solution - that's what I did but then the foomatic update reset
my printers.conf and cupsd.conf without even leaving me a backup!
If you edit files that system-config-printer touches, and you are not
using system-config-printer, it is safest to remove it.
You cannot edit queues created with system-config-printer using the
CUPS web interface; you must instead create the queues using the CUPS
Fedora Core 2 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for
security updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please
reopen and reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a
security issue and hasn't been resolved in the current FC3 updates or
in the FC4 test release, reopen and change the version to match.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 168485 ***