Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 89683
LPRng-3.7.4-28.2 prohibits remote access to lpd
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:53:19 EDT
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Description of problem:
LPRng-3.7.4-28.2 /etc/lpd.perms prevents
remote printer access by default.
This is different behaviour from the previous
Please give the users a heads up !
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update to LPRng-3.7.4-28.2
2. Try to print from remote client
3. Remote Printing is disallowed by default by lpd
Actual Results: print jobs queue on remote clients
Expected Results: print jobs transferred to remote server and
committed to paper
please add a heads up to your update info page !
This is explained in the advisory.
Created attachment 91321 [details]
ps2pdf of RedHat Advisory Page for LPRNg
this is a .pdf of the RedHat Advisory Page.
That advisory ought to reference
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2002-089.html, where this behaviour
intentionally changed. Sorry, didn't realise it didn't.
Thanks for the url.
Now I need to find out how I
missed the previous update ...
( LPRng-3.7.4-28.1.i386.rpm )
It turns out to be extremely awkward to change this retrospectively; sorry.
We'll pay closer attention in future.