Please test new cups packages
farrisg at shaw.ca
Fri Apr 14 20:49:44 BST 2006
On Fri, 2006-14-04 at 14:35 +0100, Mark Syms wrote:
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> > Please tell me about any regressions you encounter compared to the
> > current Dapper packages. Please also give me a quick note about
> > success (a reply with just a single word 'works for my foobar printer'
> > is fine :) ) so that we know about the test coverage.
> Seems to work OK with my Epson Stylus Photo 890, test page printed OK
> As a side issue, I have a printer statically defined in CUPS for this
> printer but get prompted for admin rights to add a new one when I switch
> it on. Is it possible to make the detection script a bit more
> intelligent and check if there is a config for the detected printer
> before asking for sudo rights? Just a thought.
BTW the configuration dialog in Ubuntu shows ipp://hostname/ipp/port as
a tooltip. It should be ipp://hostname/printers/<printername>.
This confuses the hell out of people when they want to share printers.
george at gmsys.com
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