Bug#373720: Listening to socket doesn't work
At Mon, 3 Jul 2006 15:10:24 +0200,
Seiden Tiger wrote:
> I was bitten by the same problem. It seems that after the upgrade of kde it
> tries to connect to the socket /var/run/cups/cups.sock:631 which fails for
> some reason. Setting it back to localhost:631 brings this thing working
> So it seems as if it's a kde problem? I am pretty shure that this happend
> after the update to kde 3.5.3.
I think so.
Upstream's stance is that is KDE's issue. Actually other applications
such as gnome-cups-manager or gtklp show correct result.
Patch for CUPS is welcome, but fixing KDE is better.