Bug 312211 - Printing does not work with libcups 1.2
Printing does not work with libcups 1.2
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mono (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Xavier Lamien
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-09-29 04:57 EDT by Anders Mikkelsen
Modified: 2008-06-16 22:31 EDT (History)
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Description Anders Mikkelsen 2007-09-29 04:57:28 EDT
mono 1.2.3-3
cups 1.2.12-4

When trying to print from Mono using System.Drawing.Printing
classes, some like:

 PrintDocument doc = new PrintDocument();

I get:

libcups not found. To have printing support, you need cups installed

Unhandled Exception: System.Drawing.Printing.InvalidPrinterException: No
Printers Installed
  at System.Drawing.Printing.PreviewPrintController.OnStartPrint
(System.Drawing.Printing.PrintDocument document,
System.Drawing.Printing.PrintEventArgs e) [0x00074] in

  at System.Drawing.Printing.PrintDocument.Print () [0x00019] in

  at (wrapper remoting-invoke-with-check)
System.Drawing.Printing.PrintDocument:Print ()
  at PrintTest.MainClass.Main (System.String[] args) [0x00000] 

In my /usr/local/lib I have only libcups.so.2. Creating a symlink
from libcups.so -> libcups.so.2 removes the above error - then I
get a segfault instead.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:33:36 EDT
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