Bug 177687 - cannot configure some PPD options
cannot configure some PPD options
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-printer (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2006-01-12 16:46 EST by Andrew
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: FC6
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Last Closed: 2006-12-12 12:37:58 EST
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Description Andrew 2006-01-12 16:46:50 EST
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Description of problem:
It is not possible to configure some options defined in PPD files.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install PPD for the HP LaserJet 2430  <http://linuxprinting.org/foomatic-db/db/source/PPD/HP/mono_laser/HP_LaserJet_2430.ppd> into system-config-printer
2. Try to enable optional, 500-sheet, third tray

Actual Results:  The option is not displayed.

Expected Results:  system-config-printer should allow configuring all option defined in each PPD file. 

Additional info:

By installing the PPD into cups and configuring the printer through cups, it is possible to enable the third tray.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2006-12-12 12:37:58 EST
The config tool was re-written to allow proper PPD option setting.

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