Bug 28354 - /usr/lib/rhs/printconf/jetdirectprint isn't installed
Summary: /usr/lib/rhs/printconf/jetdirectprint isn't installed
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: LPRng   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Crutcher Dunnavant
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-02-19 22:59 UTC by per Reedtz Thomsen
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-21 15:06:34 UTC
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Description per Reedtz Thomsen 2001-02-19 22:59:48 UTC
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When installing a JetDirect printer, it doesn't print. I believe that it is
because the /usr/lib/rhs/printconf/jetdirectprint executable can't be found.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run printconf-gui (or printtool)
2. Add a new printer. Make it a JetDirect printer.
3. Print a test page.

Actual Results:  Notice that no page is printed.

Expected Results:  The test page was expected.

If I try to add a JetDirect printer to my printcap using printconf-gui, the
entry in /etc/printcap looks like this:

:if=/usr/lib/rhs/printconf/magicfilter filter.cfg

but an 'ls -l' of /usr/lib/rhs/printconf gives:

[root@mostro pthomsen]# ls -l /usr/lib/rhs/printconf
total 496
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 49152 Feb 10 18:08 data
-rwxr--r-- 1 root root 8913 Jan 25 12:21 import_printtool_queues.py
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 34988 Jan 25 12:21 magicfilter
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 554 Jan 25 12:21 make_mf_cfg.pl
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 135624 Jan 25 12:21 mf.magic
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 18237 Jan 25 12:21 mfomatic
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 62934 Jan 25 12:21 printconf-gui.glade
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 158255 Jan 25 12:21 printer_db.pickle
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 4112 Jan 25 12:21 textonly
[root@mostro pthomsen]#

Printing the test pages (both ASCII and PostScript) doesn't work.

If I telnet to the printer's port 9100, and print something, it works OK.

Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-02-21 15:06:30 UTC
We (Red Hat) should really try to resolve this before next release.

Comment 2 Crutcher Dunnavant 2001-02-22 03:24:58 UTC

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