Re: Help Needed Adding Printer
On Sunday 10 February 2002 12:57 pm, tluxt wrote:
> Have you done:
> adduser usrname lpadmin ;Adds the user "usrname" to the group "lpadmin" in
> ;the /etc/group file so usrname can admin CUPS.
given that he can't login to cups admin with the root password, it seems that
should be properly investigated and resolved before adding any other user to
any other group. if no solution emerges, he'd be better off reinstalling cups
and going through the setup process with the current problem in mind. it's
really not in the system's interest to have a package running that doesn't
comply with the rules of operation to which it should adhere, especially when
root privileges are involved.