Re: Can't config cups printer, no backends found
On Wed, 15 Oct 2008 01:49:33 -0500, Ron Johnson wrote:
>> I can't config my cups printer in my newly installed lenny system. I
>> found that the reason might be that no cups backends can be found,
>> because previously,
>> can returns my printer info, now it is empty. How should I fix it?
> What does syslog show when you plug in the printer?
yes, it shows that the printer is connected:
Oct 15 09:50:25 helios kernel: [62556.839287] usb 2-1: New USB device found, idVendor=04b8, idProduct=080c
Oct 15 09:50:25 helios kernel: [62556.839367] usb 2-1: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
Oct 15 09:50:25 helios kernel: [62556.839442] usb 2-1: Product: USB MFP
Oct 15 09:50:25 helios kernel: [62556.839510] usb 2-1: Manufacturer: EPSON
but the output of /usr/lib/cups/backend/usb is still empty.
Thanks for the help.
Tong (remove underscore(s) to reply)