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Bug 49338 - gnome-cups-manager has erroneous entries in printer detection section of "Add Printer"
Summary: gnome-cups-manager has erroneous entries in printer detection section of "Add...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] Printing (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Printing Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-04-28 18:33 UTC by Patrick Bores
Modified: 2004-08-04 13:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Patrick Bores 2004-04-28 18:33:30 UTC
A screenshot of this phenomenon is here:

It appears that gnome-cups-manager is fork/execing an ls command and not getting what it expected. Are some files supposed to be here that are missing?

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run gnome-cups-manager
2. Click "New Printer"
3. Choose "A local printer attached to this computer" and click "Next"

Actual Results:

Expected Results:  
Should say something like, "Epson Stylus 777"
Comment 1 Heinrich Wendel (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-05-09 04:59:27 UTC
what gnome-cups-manager version are you running? try to install the latest from ~x86
Comment 2 Patrick Bores 2004-05-09 08:00:11 UTC
I'm using version 0.17. According to portage, this is the latest version available, stable or unstable.
Comment 3 Heinrich Wendel (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-07-05 05:06:05 UTC
gnome-cups-manager-0.18 is out, please try this one
Comment 4 Heinrich Wendel (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-08-04 09:21:23 UTC
please try version 0.18
Comment 5 Patrick Bores 2004-08-04 10:54:47 UTC
It appears to work with 0.18. Thanks.
Comment 6 Heinrich Wendel (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-08-04 13:48:42 UTC
fine -> close .)