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Bug 203585 - Printing widget does not update printers
Printing widget does not update printers
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
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Blocks: FC6Target 203586
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Reported: 2006-08-22 12:26 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:01 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-08-28 13:52:32 EDT
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Description Bill Nottingham 2006-08-22 12:26:52 EDT
Description of problem:

When using OO.o to print, I was only given a list of ~30 printers; a later
run of 'lpstat -a' showed 62 printers, but the printing widget never updated.

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Comment 1 Matthias Clasen 2006-08-25 14:30:12 EDT
John, how does this work, are we not monitoring cups for new printers, after
initially populating the list ? 

What does libgnomeprintui do here ?
Comment 2 John (J5) Palmieri 2006-08-25 15:04:54 EDT
We should have a timeout that kicks in every three seconds and calls
list_printers or something like that.  Libgnomeprintui does something similar to
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2006-08-28 12:59:46 EDT
oh, I see you are adding the timeout, but with and awesome interval of 300000
seconds instead of 3...
Comment 4 Matthias Clasen 2006-08-28 13:52:32 EDT
Fixed in 2.10.2-4.fc6

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