Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 187457
Printer queue status does not clear
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:24 EST
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):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Setup new printer queue
3.Run command "lpstat -t"
printer HP is idle. enabled since Jan 01 00:00
Waiting for job to complete...
Same but with out second line.
Exactly the same problem is described at the following URL:
The link describes an unrelated problem, as far as I can see.
What does 'lpstat -o' say?
Ah, this seems to be the message:
FWIW, the message is harmless.
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