does cups work in rawhide?
tony at tgds.net
Wed Mar 24 11:30:03 UTC 2004
Le mer 24/03/2004 à 10:04, Aleksey Nogin a écrit :
> > OK, I'm fed up of trying to get CUPS to share a printer in FC1. Are the
> > GUI configuration tools fixed in FC2 RC please? Does any kind fedora
> > developer have a cupsd.conf file that will share a printer to mac os
> > X????
> I you sure it's the cups configs and not something else? Have you
> checked the firewall settings to make sure that the IPP port is open?
There is no firewall on the Fedora machine (the firewall is on the
The ports are open on the Mac. If I ignore the GUI and use the cups web
configuration I am able to print from windows clients.
If I drag a file to the desktop printer icon in Fedora after cups web
configuration I am able to print via lpd.
If I touch anything in the GUI printing is only possible on the local
The "easy" solution is to wipe Fedora and go back to RH9 but it seem
pretty counter productive...
A harder solution is to do a clean install of Fedora on the machine
(last time it was an yum upgrade from RH9) and reinstall all the
specific stuff from there.
The real easy solution would be configuration tools and desktop printing
which actually work as advertised...
I really need my printer on the Mac because it has an old SCSI scanner
attached to it and I have heaps of photocopies to do today =:-(
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