Bug 461643 - "warning: hp-makeuri should not be run as root." in /var/log/messages
Summary: "warning: hp-makeuri should not be run as root." in /var/log/messages
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Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hplip
Version: 10
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F10Target
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-09-09 17:13 UTC by Tom London
Modified: 2009-03-13 18:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 2.8.12-6.fc10
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-13 14:31:20 UTC


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Description Tom London 2008-09-09 17:13:13 UTC
Description of problem:
See the following in /var/log/messages

Sep  9 09:23:36 tlondon kernel: usblp0: removed
Sep  9 09:23:38 tlondon python: hp-makeuri[5024]: warning: hp-makeuri should not be run as root.

System is up to date rawhide.

Senario (I think) is printing from kvm WinXP guest.

WinXP printer is set up via "http://10.0.2.2:631/printers/HP1300

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
hplip-2.8.7-1.fc10.i386

How reproducible:
Believe occurs each time I print

Steps to Reproduce:
1. setup kvm/WinXP guest to print through 'http://10.0.2.2:631/printers/HP1300'
2. print in kvm/WinXP guest
3. watch log ....
  
Actual results:


Expected results:


Additional info:

Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2008-09-11 16:12:13 UTC
It'll be every time you connect the printer, not every time you print.  Changing component to hal-cups-utils.

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2008-11-04 13:32:53 UTC
As far as I can tell this warning is just wrong.

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 03:00:24 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping

Comment 4 Tom London 2009-01-13 14:31:20 UTC
I haven't seen this message for quite some time.

I'm running rawhide, so hard for me to test with F10.

Closing as "rawhide".

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2009-03-13 18:34:32 UTC
hplip-2.8.12-6.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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