Error when printing to remote printer

Steve Reilly sfreilly at
Sun Sep 27 05:44:45 BST 2009

Marcelo Magno T. Sales wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have two machines running Kubuntu 9.04 and there is a Lexmark E230 
> laser printer attached to one of them. The printer automatically becomes 
> available at the second machine, as expected. However, I can not print 
> from it.
> The job stays indefinitely "waiting" and the cups server on the machine 
> on which the printer is locally attached has error logs like this:
> E [27/Sep/2009:01:07:02 -0300] CUPS-Add-Modify-Printer: Unauthorized
> E [27/Sep/2009:01:22:18 -0300] encrypt_client: Unable to encrypt 
> connection from!
> E [27/Sep/2009:01:22:18 -0300] encrypt_client: A TLS fatal alert has 
> been received.
> What am I missing?
> Thanks,
> Marcelo

go here  https://localhost:631/admin?op=config-server
on the computer running cups and make sure your config file says the

Allow from all
<Location />
  # Allow shared printing and remote administration...
  Order allow,deny
  Allow all

then restart cups.

Steve Reilly

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