[kde-linux] KDE/CUPS problem

Jim Philips briarpatchkid at bellsouth.net
Mon Sep 4 12:11:33 UTC 2006

Turns out it was a firewall issue.

On Sunday 03 September 2006 06:53, Jim Philips wrote:
> I'm running KDE 3.5.4 on Kubuntu. My printer was installed and working
> earlier. But at some point, long after I installed 3.5.4, CUPS ceased to be
> recognized. If I start the control center ("System Setting" under Kubuntu)
> and click on the printers tool, it grinds for several minutes. Then it
> comes back and tells me it couldn't find CUPS. CUPS *is* installed and
> cupsd is running. Other tools tell me that foomatic-db isn't installed. It
> is. I'm not sure what KDE's print setup tools do to look for CUPS, but this
> is driving me crazy.

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