Bug 246743 - No match for EPSON Stylus Photo 790
No match for EPSON Stylus Photo 790
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: foomatic (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2007-07-04 11:04 EDT by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0708
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Last Closed: 2007-11-15 11:01:09 EST
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Description Tim Waugh 2007-07-04 11:04:29 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #139266 +++

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Description of problem:
For the first time with FC3, I plugged in my printer by USB. After
about half a minute the Specify Printer Driver window popped up
(confusingly long delay). I selected the driver, and pressed OK.
top(1) showed some foomatic process running for a while, after which
nothing happened. This may be how it is intended to work, but a user
would assume _something_ visible to happen after clicking OK in the
Specify Printer Driver window. Probably have it show the
system-config-printer app. If not, the Specify Printer Dialog should
tell so, and tell why the it asked about the driver in the first place.

So I ran system-config-printer, where there was a presumably new entry
stylus-photo-790-1. I selected Edit from context menu of that entry,
and got on stdout:

No match for USB device:
  mfr "EPSON"
  model "Stylus Photo 790"
  desc "EPSON Stylus Photo 790"
  cmdset "ESCPL2,BDC,D4"
Please report this message in Bugzilla:
Choose 'foomatic' as the component.

Otherwise, printing works fine however.

Except CUPS test page entry should mention it's Letter format.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-07-04 11:15:34 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-15 11:01:09 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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