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Re: [kde-linux] no local printer with Konqueror 3.5.5

On Sun, Oct 29, 2006 at 13:35:48 -0300, Eike Lantzsch wrote:
> Hi:
> System Debian Sid i386
> KDE 3.5.5
> local HP920c with CUPS on parallel port.
> I find my HP920c from Openoffice.org writer, from Kontact, from Kate or any 
> Program but Konqueror. The printer appears with Control Center / Printers. 
> Konqueror just gives me the choice to print to PDF, Postscript, send PDF by 
> e-mail or send as FAX - no local printer.
> Huh?
> I didn't have this problem with KDE 3.5.4 as far as I remember. Im pretty sure 
> that CUPS is allright.
> Debian-Problem or KDE-problem?
> Can some kind soul please give me a hint where to look?

The first thing to do is to check ~/.xsession-errors for
konqueror-related messages and/or to start konqueror from a konsole
terminal and watch out for illuminating error messages.

Furthermore, if you upgraded your box recently (hpijs 2.6.10+1.6.10-2)
then you might have to reinstall your PPD files, see


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