CUPS Printer Support Not Working...
froller at tnclimited.com
Wed Sep 23 15:23:27 UTC 2009
> I'm using the Jaunty Jackalope.
> I tried to use my XSane Image Scanning program, which had worked, and
> got a "No devices available" error.
> I looked at the printer configuration at System/Administration/Printing
> which says the printer is "Not Connected"
> When I try the Printing Troubleshooter, I get the following: "CUPS
> Service Stopped" Below this, it says "The CUPS print spooler does not
> appear to be running. To correct this, choose
> System->Administration->Services from the main menu and look for the
> 'cups' service.
> It is checked and should be working.
> Now what can I do to get the printer/scanner working (both are not working)?
What is your printer. That list tells you what will start at boot.
Try from a terminal:
sudo /etc/init.d/cups restart
Note that this only starts printer services.
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