Bug#319284: foomatic-db-gutenprint: Unable to read printer database
On 7/20/05, Roger Leigh <email@example.com> wrote:
> Christoph Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Package: foomatic-db-gutenprint
> > after installing foomatic-db-gutenprint foomatic-gui isn't working
> > anymore. Actually I see only the message 'Unable to read printer
> > database'. After deinstalling (purge) foomatic-db-gutenprint everything
> > works fine.
> > Maybe you can add an incompatibility tag to your package?
> I think it's probably a bug in the data, but I'm afraid I'm not a
> foomatic guru.
> Chris, have you had any problems with the new gutenprint foomatic
> data, or with the gui?
I haven't tested it yet, but I'll take a look. It's possible the
gutenprint XML files are slightly different in a way that confuses the
XML parser in foomatic-gui/printconf.
Chris Lawrence - http://blog.lordsutch.com/