Bug 496082 - Unable to set Quota limits using lpadmin command.
Unable to set Quota limits using lpadmin command.
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: cups (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
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Reported: 2009-04-16 10:34 EDT by Niranjan Mallapadi Raghavender
Modified: 2010-03-30 04:15 EDT (History)
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Description Niranjan Mallapadi Raghavender 2009-04-16 10:34:30 EDT
Description of problem:
On RHEL5.3 system with cups version cups-1.3.7-8.el5, when trying to set quota limits or Job page limit using lpadmin command,  these limits are not enforced. 

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How reproducible: Run "lpadmin -p test -o job-quota-period=60400 -o job-page-limit=100" and in  /etc/cups/printers.conf doesn't reflect the above values , showing QuotaPeriod and PageLimit as 0.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create a print queu e
#lpadmin -p test -E -v socket:// -P /usr/share/cups/model/laserjet.ppd.gz

2.Set quota
#lpadmin -p test -o job-quota-period=60400 -o job-page-limit=100

3.cat /etc/cups/printers.conf 
<Printer test>
Info test
DeviceURI socket://
State Idle
StateTime 1239891818
Accepting Yes
Shared Yes
JobSheets none none
QuotaPeriod 0
PageLimit 0
KLimit 0
OpPolicy default
ErrorPolicy stop-printer

Actual results:

The job-quota-period and job-page-limit is never set 

Expected results:
The job-quota-period and job-page-limit should be set

Additional info:

The patch for the above is available upstream.
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2010-03-30 04:15:17 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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