Created attachment 359744 [details]
patch for this problem
Description of problem:
This issue exists on RHEL/OEL 4 U5/U6/U7. RHEL/OEL 5U1 does not has this
issue. Adding a printer via lpadmin, the Printer's Description in
printtool/printconf is disappear.
# lpadmin -p terry -v socket://fiyta16b.cn.oracle.com:631 -D "Terrytest" -L "FYTtest"
# accept terry
The printer "Terry" description "FYTtest" should be show under "Description" tab.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Thanks for the patch. Looks correct to me.
then could you include this patch in next el4 update?
I would like to; however the decision needs to be reviewed to assess the risk of making this change.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated in the
current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to address this
request at this time. Red Hat invites you to ask your support
representative to propose this request, if appropriate and relevant,
in the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
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