The new cups ports seem to not recognize usb printers on FreeBSD 7.2-STABLE

Matt Dawson matt at
Sun Dec 6 11:32:19 UTC 2009

On Sunday 06 Dec 2009 11:17:52 you wrote:
> On Sunday 06 Dec 2009 00:00:03 freebsd-ports-request at wrote:
> > > An option WITH_LIBUSB was added to the cups-base/Makefile.  That's
> > > probably what Dirk meant.
> >
> > Thanks for the explanation, Gary.  I have it set with make config but
> > just hardcoded it into the Makefile and am recompiling but I doubt it
> > will change but there is still hope. ;)
> The attached patch works on 8.0-RELEASE for me, restoring the non-libusb
> functionality. Leave the libusb option disabled and just compile as
>  normal.

Gah, sorry about the subject line. Won't happen again.
Matt Dawson
matt at
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