On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 07:28 +0000, David Woodhouse wrote:
On Tue, 2004-11-23 at 18:08 -0500, Colin Walters wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-11-23 at 22:55 +0000, David Woodhouse wrote:
> > On Tue, 2004-11-23 at 12:09 +0000, Hughes R Mr (UG - Electronic Eng)
> > wrote:
> > > I currently have no way of checking my
> > > ink level (for a epson printer) in FC3
> > > without compiling and installing other
> > > programs such as epsutil.
> > I'd settle for my father's laptop even being able to view the print
> > queue on the remote CUPS server.
> An icon should appear in the notification area when you print and
> monitor the status of your print jobs. Does this not work for you?
On _remote_ CUPS queues?
I haven't had that working. Even 'lpq' doesn't
show me the jobs once they've been sent to the server.
Right; AFAIK it's never worked in CUPS for queuing from a local CUPS
server to remote printers, because of the lack of monitoring in IPP.
Here's a sort of explanation:
eggcups should work though; it has a hack for it.