Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 250383
Browsed (remote) printers appear even with "Browsing Off"
Last modified: 2009-01-20 16:58:25 EST
Description of problem:
The cache of remote browsed printers is (a) loaded, and (b) not timed out, when
the Browsing configuration option is set to Off.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.In the Server Settings options, allow browsing.
2.Set up another CUPS machine and allow sharing, and create a queue.
3.Wait for the created queue to show up in the first machine's list of queues.
4.In the Server Settings options, disable browsing.
5.Wait, observe queue still available.
6.Restart CUPS, observe queue still available.
Queue no longer available in step 5.
This was already fixed upstream. Patch available.
Created attachment 160400 [details]
Created attachment 160401 [details]
Proposing for RHEL-5.3 and granting Devel ACK.
Read ya, Phil
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