Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 97921
printer install problems
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:55:00 EDT
Description of problem:
Printer installation does not work
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.click printer setup
2.choose any printer in list
3.apply, then try to print test page
Returns error message: There was a problem sending CUPS test page to 'printer'
lpr:unable to print file:server-error-service-unavailable
The printer installed never appears as a icon in Gnome printer window.
Computer is new, 2gh Celeron, 256mb ddr, ECS P4VMM2 motherboard VIA chipset.
Linux V9 installed ok and loads ok, no error messages.
V9 was installed on a old Gateway and the printer installed with no problem at
The printer was tested with a boot 3 1/2 flop, w win98-2 to be sure that there
was not a problem in the hardware, it printer perfectly.
Have been fighting this problem for over 2 weeks.
Component is wrong -- fixing.
Please attach the output of 'printconf-tui --Xexport', taking care to
replace any passwords it contains.
No feedback; closing.