Bug 74333 - lpd on restarts says NameError: name 'gettext' is not defined
lpd on restarts says NameError: name 'gettext' is not defined
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 72177
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-printer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-09-20 14:11 EDT by Mate Wierdl
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-09-20 14:37:23 EDT
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Description Mate Wierdl 2002-09-20 14:11:25 EDT
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Description of problem:
After updating my system, and trying to  start lpd, I get a message about an
error in /usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_backend.py.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Configure a new printer (I selected PostScript)


service lpd start


Actual Results:   service lpd start
Starting lpd: Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/sbin/printconf-backend", line 7, in ?
    import printconf_backend
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_backend.py", line 30, in ?
NameError: name 'gettext' is not defined
No Printers Defined                                        [  OK  ]

Expected Results:  lpd starts

Additional info:

I can start lpd manually with 

# . /etc/rc.d/init.d/functions
# daemon /usr/sbin/lpd

and seems to be working fine. So perhaps the error is in the
printconf_backend.py only.
Comment 1 Mate Wierdl 2002-09-20 14:37:16 EDT
Commenting out the line


in /usr/share/printconf/util/printconf_backend.py seems to fix the problem
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2002-09-20 18:04:45 EDT
This has been fixed since redhat-config-printer-0.4.22-1, in rawhide. 

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 72177 ***

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