Mailinglist Archive: opensuse (3831 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [opensuse] Printer Initializing Lockup 10.2
  • From: Sunny <sloncho@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2007 10:36:08 -0600
  • Message-id: <e7eeb230701110836l67931020wd70e912127068dff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 1/11/07, Chris (ePortel PC Systems) <linux@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Richard..thanks
I read the article...but I'm very new to Linux and don't understand what
this is
"
rm /var/lib/YaST2/printers

rm /var/lib/YaST2/ppd_db.ycp

and then try again with Yast. This should rebuild the printer database
and allow you to get going again."
What is this and where do I make the change?
Chris

Start terminal window.
Type:
su <enter>
enter your root password
type:
mv /var/lib/YaST2/ppd_db.ycp .
(do not forget the dot). This will move the file to your home directory.

Then start yast as usual.

--
Svetoslav Milenov (Sunny)
--
To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >