Re: cups printing problems: mozilla, gimp
You do have the cups-bsd package installed ?
On Tue, 4 May 2004 05:43 pm, LeVA wrote:
> 2004. május 4. 00:14 dátummal dee ezt írta:
> > i have a newly installed 2.4.20 kernel, running testing, and have a
> > few new problems, as well a solution to some of my older ones!
> > i have installed cups and have a usb printer.
> > the printer (epson stylus 740, usb) is being seen by the computer (i
> > can lpr a text file, on settings set on http://localhost:631/admin)
> > however, i have two problems: i cannot print from either gimp or
> > mozilla (1.5)
> > mozilla v.1.5: there is apparently no recognition in the system that
> > i have requested something to be printed. This doesn't seem to be
> > (only?) a cups issue as I cannot print to a .ps file either.
> I don't know what could be the problem, just guessing:
> - check the cups log files: /var/log/cups/
> - check the spool dir: /var/spool/cups if anything is written to it
> after printing.
> > gimp v.1.2: ascii characters, not the image are printed from a png
> > file i used as an example.
> > I tried a re-installation of gimp-print from source, (by hand, not
> > debian, having some vague recollection that i did this last time in
> > my old kernel and it solved the problem) using
> > ./configure--with-cups
> > and was told:
> > checking for cups-config... no
> > checking for socket in -lsocket... no
> > checking for gethostbyaddr in -lnsl... yes
> > checking for openssl/ssl.h... yes
> > checking for SSL_new in -lssl... yes
> > checking for cupsPrintFiles in -lcups... no
> > configure: error: Cannot find CUPS libraries (libcups)
> > So i was unable to solve the problem like that...
> Make sure you've installed the cups's development package.
> (libcupsys2-dev in sarge)
> Best wishes,