Bug 24107 - LPRngtool is not trying to detect usb-devices
Summary: LPRngtool is not trying to detect usb-devices
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Crutcher Dunnavant
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Whiteboard: Florence Gold
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-01-16 13:06 UTC by Inger Karin Haarbye
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-23 17:46:58 UTC
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Description Inger Karin Haarbye 2001-01-16 13:06:38 UTC
It seems to only try to detect /dev/lp* and not /dev/usb/lp*. I have to
manually enter the device. More and more new printers are with
On the other hand - on my box with no parport-devices connected at all, it
still detects a /dev/lp0 printer.

Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-01-16 16:38:25 UTC
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Florence Gold release

Comment 2 Crutcher Dunnavant 2001-02-01 21:16:08 UTC
Two points:
a) LPRngTool is a dead end path. I toyed with it, but ended up replacing it.
b) printconf-qui (the replacement), does search USB devices.

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