Bug 187457 - Printer queue status does not clear
Summary: Printer queue status does not clear
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cups
Version: 4.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact:
Depends On:
Blocks: 176344
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-03-31 02:37 UTC by Victor Orgos
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-05-01 22:49:40 UTC

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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0225 normal SHIPPED_LIVE cups bug fix update 2007-04-28 17:07:43 UTC

Description Victor Orgos 2006-03-31 02:37:57 UTC
Description of problem:
CUPS reports that it is waiting for the printer to finish print job. Message
does not go away. Print job completes successfully.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Setup new printer queue
2.Print Job
3.Run command "lpstat -t"
Actual results:
printer HP is idle.  enabled since Jan 01 00:00
        Waiting for job to complete...

Expected results:
Same but with out second line.

Additional info:
Exactly the same problem is described at the following URL:

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2006-03-31 08:34:36 UTC
The link describes an unrelated problem, as far as I can see.

What does 'lpstat -o' say?

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2006-03-31 09:41:10 UTC
Ah, this seems to be the message:


FWIW, the message is harmless.

Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-08-18 16:19:45 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 10 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-01 22:49:40 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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