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Re: [SLE] Yast text mode and printers
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 14:57:29 +0200
  • Message-id: <200305071457.29008.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 07 May 2003 14:57, Mark Halegua wrote:
> I'm trying to set up a printer in Yast (SuSE 8.2 Pro) on a server in text
> mode (why would a server require X?).

Running X on the server is perhaps not desirable, but it's quite nice to be
able to run X programs remotely. Say, over an ssh tunnel or so

> According to the documentation, I should be able, at the command line, use
> the command "yast2 printer" and go from there.
> However, (don't you just hate lines starting with THAT word?) I get the
> message "no such client module printer."
> On my workstation system, I can type the command and get yast in text mode
> with the printer module no problem.
> How yast missing this module for the server and how can I fix it?

Are yast2-printer and yast2-printerdb installed?

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