Bug 97921 - printer install problems
printer install problems
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-printer (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-06-23 23:10 EDT by Bert Smart
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:55 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-16 12:44:12 EDT
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Description Bert Smart 2003-06-23 23:10:48 EDT
Description of problem:
Printer installation does not work

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

V 9
How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.click printer setup
2.choose any printer in list
3.apply, then try to print test page
Actual results:
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.

Expected results:
V9 was installed on a old Gateway and the printer installed with no problem at 

Additional info:

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.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-11-05 11:40:58 EST
Component is wrong -- fixing.
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2003-11-05 11:44:39 EST
Please attach the output of 'printconf-tui --Xexport', taking care to
replace any passwords it contains.
Comment 3 Tim Waugh 2005-09-16 12:44:12 EDT
No feedback; closing.

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