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Re: CUPS messed up in sid?

On Sun, Jan 11, 2004 at 07:10:26AM -0500, Antonio Rodriguez wrote:
> Last night I tried printing and got some tilted text on the page
> (rotated about +3 deg, + angle meaning tilting the top border to the
> left). I then checked cups from localhost:631, everything seemed
> fine. Well, restarted the computer, after checking as much as I could
> and having not much else to do that I knew. After rebooting, the
> printer is not working anymore, the settings in cups are fine, but
> every time I send some job to print, it just stands there, processing,
> until I cancel it. 
> It says the /dev/lp0 is busy. Any clues? My printer is hpdj5550, using
> the hp driver.

The first part is solved: after rebooting it was not working anymore
because I had left the cover open a crack, and didn't notice
it. Booted to xp to see if it was a hardware problem, and
troubleshooting told me that the cover was not closed.

The second part (3 degrees tilt): I haven't figured that out yet.

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