Bug#708356: cups: Unable to set options, Broken pipe
severity 708356 normal
Thank you for your report, WforumW.
On Wed 15 May 2013 at 12:20:55 +0200, WforumW wrote:
> When I update the 'Default Options' over the Cups Web Interface I always get
> this error
> Unable to set options, Broken pipe
Please post a detailed error_log:
1. cupsctl --debug-logging
2. echo '' > /var/log/cups/error_log
3. service cups restart
4. Then use the web interface to alter the default options,
Also post /etc/cups/cupsd.conf, /etc/cups/cups-files.conf and some
information about your printer and its connection. printers.conf in
/etc/cups might help with the latter.
> It is not possible to change 'Default Options' for a printer over the Web Interface
Even though you get the 'Broken pipe' message are any of the changes you
Only one portion of the web interface is affected and there are other
ways of altering the default options. This does not look like a bug
which has a major effect on the package. It seems to fall more in the
category of 'normal'.