Please test new cups packages

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Fri Apr 14 22:10:53 BST 2006


George Farris schrieb:
> 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
>> anyway.
>>
>> 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.

please submit a bug report.



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