Re: acroread not seeing printers
On Thu, 2010-04-15 at 08:05 -0700, John Jason Jordan wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Apr 2010 05:56:44 -0400
> "John A. Sullivan III" <firstname.lastname@example.org> dijo:
> >Hello, all. We've installed acroread 8.1.7-0.1 from debian-multimedia.
> >It is not seeing any of the printers on our cups print server. It just
> >shows the custom lpr printer. How do we get it to see our printers
> >like all the other applications in our KDE setup do? We are running
> >Lenny + backports. Thanks - John
> I had this problem with 64-bit Ubuntu for a long time. Finally, when
> Adobe was working on the 9.x release I inquired directly to Adobe. The
> result was that I became a beta tester. And the outcome was that Adobe
> fixed Reader 9.1 so that I could see my printers.
> I have not had the problem since. I suggest getting the latest version
> of Reader. Version 8.1.7 is really old anyway.
Thanks, all. We found that 9.3.1 was still broken but 9.3.2 works -