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Re: [SLE] Printing from cups stopped working! [SOLVED]
  • From: Graham Smith <gqs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 3 Mar 2005 23:49:30 +1100
  • Message-id: <200503032349.30758.gqs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 3 Mar 2005 13:35, Carlos E. R. wrote:
> But the fact the printer was disabled was not logged to syslog, as far as
> I could see (and I'm used to read logs). Also, "lpq" complained that "lp
> is not ready", not "lp is disabled" - the message can be confusing, as it
> refers to the cups printer or whatever, and not the device port of the
> same name, as it seemed to me. Command lpr said nothing, as usual.
You should use lpstat it will tell you far more of what is happening than any
of the GUI apps. Try using:-
lpstat -t
and have a look at the results.


Graham Smith

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