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Re: [suse-security] SuSE Security Announcement: cups (SuSE-SA:2002:005)
  • From: Thomas Biege <thomas@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2002 11:18:36 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0202261115260.19251-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 25 Feb 2002, Bob Vickers wrote:

> Thomas,


> Just a warning that I had a bad experience with the CUPS update, and maybe
> this will happen to others too.
> Previously the CUPS server software was slow and flakey but just about
> worked. After the upgrade I couldn't get it to work at all and there were
> lots of messages like
> E [25/Feb/2002:14:37:23 +0000] ReadClient() 3 IPP Read Error!
> in the CUPS error log.

Hm, very bad thing. You are the second person, that reports this.
I'll dig a bit deeper into this within this week...

> We are running SuSE 7.2 and were running cups-1.1.6-68 before the upgrade.
> For now I have reverted to cups-1.1.6-52 (from the 7.2 CD), but I intend
> to get hold of the latest CUPS in the hope that it is a better
> product...the current version takes 15 mins to start and uses 700 MB of
> virtual memory!

Jesus! :-(

Thank you very much for your report.

Thomas Biege <thomas@xxxxxxx>,SuSE GmbH,Deutschherrnstr. 15-19,90429 Nuernberg
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