Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238664
hplip: faxing with low supplies causes bogus error
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:03 EST
Description of problem:
hp-sendfax complains about low supplies when faxing, which is bogus because it
doesn't take any supplies to send a fax.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. start with low supplies
2. attempt to send fax
Transfering fax data...
error: Device is busy or in an error state (code=102). Please wait for the
device to become idle or clear the error and try again.
Patch attached. It's a little hackish because there is no easy fix with the
current organization of error codes in the codebase. Fortunately, it's small
Original upstream report here:
Created attachment 153918 [details]
patch to allow faxing with low supplies
Fixed in CVS for FC-6 and F-7.
Also tested and working in hplip-1.7.4a-4.fc7