SOLVED, sort of: Re: Printer jobs hang following upgrade to dapper

Roy Britten roy.britten at
Mon Jun 19 00:10:37 UTC 2006

Changing from IPP to directjet connect on port 9100 did the trick.

Hard to tell why it broke when moving to Dapper though...


On 06/06/06, Roy Britten <roy.britten at> wrote:
> Just upgraded (a full reinstall) from 5.10 to 6.06
> Using postscript drivers to connect to a couple of network printers via ipp.
> At the printer end everything is fine: the job completes perfectly
> well. However, the little printer icon remains in the gnome
> notification area, and when clicked I see that the job is still marked
> as "printing". This blocks subsequent jobs. The work-around is to
> ensure that the job has really finished and then cancel it on the PC.
> Any suggestions for resolving this issue?
> Thanks,
> Roy.

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