Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 30571
printconf-gui crashes immediately after start
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:59 EDT
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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.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.login or su as root
Actual Results: Traceback is displayed on console after program crashes.
Expected Results: I expected to configure my printer.
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
You might try this (from bug 29170);
"Btw, I'm keeping the most recent printing rpms at:
We (Red Hat) should really address this before the next release.
Was this an upgrade from Fisher, by any chance? It looks like a beta->beta
upgrade thing to me.
This is a known beta->beta upgrade issue.
The newer printconf packages are smart enought to tell what they don't understand.