printer not available F16

Joachim Backes joachim.backes at
Wed Nov 9 19:39:16 UTC 2011

On 11/09/2011 08:31 PM, Peter Lesterhuis wrote:
> Hi,
> After upgrading to F16 the printing system does not seem to be available.
> Launching system-config-printer it says "printing service not avalable", 
> but I am not able to start the service. I tried to open 
> http://localhost:631 but "Firefox can't establish a connection to the 
> server at localhost:631."
> My printer is connected and worked fine with F15.
> Does anyone have a clue?

Enable cups and start it!

> Thanks in advance.
> Peter

Joachim Backes <joachim.backes at>

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