Cups isnt working :(

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Sat Oct 9 07:01:41 PDT 2004

Julius wrote:
> Hello,
> ive got a little printing problem, my hp 3420 does just nothing. Ive installed 
> cups with the blfs 5.1 book, but all i get in the logs is:
> add_printer: not authorized!
> Im not authorized to install printers as root with the default config ?

By default, root is allowed to change settings in the web interface. 
Something else went wrong. Could you please tar up your /etc/cups 
directory and post here for investigation?

> versions:
> cups-cvs from yesterday

It doesn't work for me, but for a different reason.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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