pastor_jw at the-inner-circle.org
Thu Sep 10 15:23:05 BST 2009
On Wednesday 09 September 2009 2:18:26 pm NoOp wrote:
> On 09/09/2009 07:33 AM, Pastor JW wrote:
> > Turboprint has been there since March I think but something in it must
> > have broken. It can no longer find the printer. If I could get apt-get
> > remove turboprint to work or even synaptic to come up perhaps I could
> > remove turboprint and start over. As it is, it seems the only thing I
> > can do it wait some more till dpkg --configure -a eventually finishes
> > since it seems to be still doing something. Never had anything Kubuntu
> > take so long to work before!
> Latest version is:
> $ apt-cache policy turboprint
> Installed: 2.11-2
> Candidate: 2.11-2
> Version table:
> *** 2.11-2 0
> 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
> You might try:
> $ sudo apt-get purge turboprint
> and then reinstall.
Ok, did that using the application installer. I started it at 8:25 am, it
finished installing at 7:04 pm. last night. Installed 2.11-2 from the
> Or, you can manually delete: /usr/share/turboprint
> and /etc/turboprint and /usr/bin/tpconfig
> What _may_ be happening is that the turboprint setup program is stuck
> awaiting input for a response to reconfigure the
> /etc/turboprint/system.cfg file. How are you installing - via the
> application installer or from the command line?
> Note: I use gnome, so no help on the kde side from me.
73 de N7PSV aka Pastor JW <n>< PDGA# 35276
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