Re: Mozilla to Xprint to CUPS = no output.
On Mon, 27 Sep 2004 19:43:52 -0500
"Christopher L. Everett" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Marc Wilson wrote:
> >On Mon, Sep 27, 2004 at 05:36:09AM -0500, Christopher L. Everett
> >>I haven't been able to google up any mention of no output at all as
> >a>result of this type setup, does anyone have a clue for me?
> >Sure. Don't use xprint. Mozilla is perfectly capable of generating
> >printed output on its own.
> Yah, but for some reason when I remove Xprint, Mozilla starts
> groveling: I wait for a bloody eternity before the print dialog comes
> up, and while I wait, Mozilla pretty much freezes.
Did you restart Mozilla after removing Xprt? It sounds like Mozilla is
still trying to open some xprt library and not finding it, thus causing
You might also do a 'dpkg -l | grep xprt' to make sure you removed all
of the packages - there's 2 or 3 as I recall.
> Oddly enough, I can print out of Mozilla mail with Xprint, except I
> get the
> So can someone give me a recipe for Mozilla => Xprint => CUPS or
> should I file a bug or what?
It seems like I have seen mention of this, but I don't use xprt myself
so I don't remember the solution. For starters, I have heard
xprt-xprintorg is better and preferable to xprt. xprt-common is needed
for both of them.