Cups isnt working :(

Steven C. exvor at yahoo.com
Sat Oct 9 10:31:45 PDT 2004


--- "Alexander E. Patrakov" <patrakov at ums.usu.ru>
wrote:

> 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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>
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Cups just sucks all around.  Its not free anymore and
there is a small database of printer drivers. Only
time i liked cups was with an actual distro that had
all the printer drivers. I dont have a printer any
more but when I did I was always trying to find an
open sorce solution.


		
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