confusing printing error
Garance A Drosihn
drosih at rpi.edu
Thu May 13 19:27:31 PDT 2004
At 7:53 PM -0500 5/13/04, Eric Crist wrote:
>I re-ran the apsfilter setup routine, and now my printer
>seems to work fine, except I can only print with:
># lpr -Paps1 <file>
>I can't print from Kmail, or anything else, as I get the
>A print error occurred. Error message received from system:
>/usr/local/bin/lpr -P 'aps1' '-#1'
>'/tmp/kde-ecrist/kdeprint_jpEBaXb0' : execution failed with message:
>lpr: unable to print file: server-error-service-unavailable
This is often a conflict due to different versions of lpr/lpd
on the system. When you do the `lpr' that works, which `lpr'
are you getting? Are you getting the base-system lpr i
/usr/bin/lpr, or are you getting the alternate one which you
(apparently) have installed in /usr/local/bin/lpr ?
Garance Alistair Drosehn = gad at gilead.netel.rpi.edu
Senior Systems Programmer or gad at freebsd.org
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute or drosih at rpi.edu
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