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Re: Giving up on Iceweasel 3.0

On 03 Jul 2008, Ron Johnson wrote:
> > I just reinstalled version 3.0 and this time the BBC was working, so I
> > don't know why it was crashing previously - perhaps something had gone
> > wrong with the original download.
> > 
> > The printing problem remains. I think it is related to the fact that I
> > don't use CUPS -- see the earlier posts about this. I am only offered
> > the possibility to print to file. 
> Have you tried installing xprint?

Yes, I have xprint. The problem is that the option to choose lpr has
been removed from iceweasel. I really don't want to move to CUPS just
for this. I regard this as a retrograde step on the part of the the
Iceweasel developers, resulting in loss of choice.


Anthony Campbell - ac@acampbell.org.uk 
Microsoft-free zone - Using Debian GNU/Linux
http://www.acampbell.org.uk (blog, book reviews, 
and sceptical articles)

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