Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 230665
Guessing foomatic-db-ppds/HP/mono_laser/HP_LaserJet_4050_Series.ppd.gz from IEEE 1284 ID
Last modified: 2008-04-04 07:06:42 EDT
Description of problem:
system-config-printer shows the following message.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.add printer (or change existing printer)...
3.choose model HP LaserJet 4050 with driver Postscript (recommended)
system-config-printer tells me
(in the terminal where system-config-printer was started):
Please report a bug in Bugzilla against 'foomatic':
Include this complete message.
Guessing foomatic-db-ppds/HP/mono_laser/HP_LaserJet_4050_Series.ppd.gz from IEEE
<model>LaserJet 4050 Series </model>
set PageSize = A4
No (error) messages
There are two problems here:
1. The commandset is being given as a string instead of a list. I've fixed that
in CVS now.
2. The 'report a bug' message is coming from failing to match an IEEE 1284
string with one in our database, but on closer inspection this is from the CUPS
snmp backend, and it's not a true IEEE 1284 string after all.
I might change that message so that it doesn't ask you to report a bug in that
case. I wonder why there is a trailing blank in the model name though.
What does 'rpm -q cups' say? Also, what output does this command give?:
Fixed in update: system-config-printer-0.7.52.1-2.fc6.
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