Cups isnt working :(

Julius julius.junghans at gmx.de
Fri Oct 15 10:46:39 PDT 2004


On Friday 15 October 2004 04:50, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> Julius wrote:
> > On Saturday 09 October 2004 16:01, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> >> 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?
> >
> > How does cups determine the root privilegdes?
>
> it looks into /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow
>
> > last time i used cups 1.1.x it asked in a browser dialog for a
> > user/password combination.....shouldnt there be a popup window in cvs
> > too?
>
> In fact, I don't know - in the CVS version of CUPS there was some
> compilation error related to libtiff. I am too lazy to debug that, and the
> regular, non-CVS CUPS works for me.

theres no libtiff installed....i thought its optional?

> > Ive changed nothing in the configs, and just tarring them up is about
> > 200kb, the mailing list allows only 50kb :(
>
> Exclude the ppds.dat file.
>
> --
> Alexander E. Patrakov



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