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Bug 155007 - Hang when adding a new printer
Hang when adding a new printer
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 144167
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-printer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2005-04-15 11:53 EDT by Philippe Rigault
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-15 11:58:29 EDT
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/proc/bus/usb/devices (2.69 KB, text/plain)
2005-04-15 11:53 EDT, Philippe Rigault
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Description Philippe Rigault 2005-04-15 11:53:39 EDT
Description of problem:     
system-config-printer hangs when clicking on 'New' to add a new printer. 
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):     
How reproducible: Always     
Steps to Reproduce:     
1. launch system-config-printer     
2. click on 'New'     
Actual results:     
$ system-config-printer     
*** glibc detected *** malloc(): memory corruption: 0x09aece50 ***     
sh: line 1:  9151 Abandon                 perl -e 'ioctl(STDIN,0x84005001,    
$result);print $result' 2>/dev/null </dev/usb/lp0     
Traceback (most recent call last):     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/queueTree.py", line 580, in     
    self.addQueue.addQueueDruid ()     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/addQueue.py", line 248, in addQueueDruid     
    self.populate_device_view ()     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/addQueue.py", line 468, in     
    self.local_devs = self.parent.conf.scan_local_printer_devices (force)     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py", line 1288, in     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_conf.py", line 1415, in     
    return { "auto" : auto }     
UnboundLocalError: local variable 'auto' referenced before assignment     
Expected results:     
Proceeds to enter a new printer     
Additional info:     
Dell Inspiron 5160     
Output from  /proc/bus/usb/devices attached
Comment 1 Philippe Rigault 2005-04-15 11:53:39 EDT
Created attachment 113233 [details]
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2005-04-15 11:58:29 EDT
Perl bug.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 144167 ***

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