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Bug 30571 - printconf-gui crashes immediately after start
printconf-gui crashes immediately after start
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: printconf (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Crutcher Dunnavant
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Reported: 2001-03-04 15:25 EST by Markku Kolkka
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-06 10:04:34 EST
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Description Markku Kolkka 2001-03-04 15:25:18 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.76 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.1-0.1.14 i686)

Using printconf-gui-0.2-1, the window appears for a short time, then it
closes. Traceback info is printed to console.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.login or su as root
2.run printconf-gui

Actual Results:  Traceback  is displayed on console after program crashes.

Expected Results:  I expected to configure my printer.

# printconf-gui
Traceback (innermost last):
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 1823, in ?
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 1809, in init_gui
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 1457, in init_qld
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 1506, in qld_display_queue_list
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 1527, in qld_display_queue
    q_description = gizmo_queue_description(queue)
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-gui", line 366, in gizmo_queue_description
    details = _("%s queue on local device %s") % (f_blurb,
  File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/Alchemist.py", line 127, in
KeyError: No such child
Comment 1 sandy 2001-03-04 19:13:17 EST
You might try this (from bug 29170);

"Btw, I'm keeping the most recent printing rpms at:
Comment 2 Glen Foster 2001-03-05 15:46:57 EST
We (Red Hat) should really address this before the next release.
Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2001-03-06 10:04:22 EST
Was this an upgrade from Fisher, by any chance?  It looks like a beta->beta
upgrade thing to me.
Comment 4 Crutcher Dunnavant 2001-03-06 18:18:22 EST
This is a known beta->beta upgrade issue.
The newer printconf packages are smart enought to tell what they don't understand.

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