Printing from Opera
Kruppa, Peter Ulrich
ulrich at pukruppa.de
Thu Aug 25 06:53:37 UTC 2011
Am 25.08.2011 08:09, schrieb Polytropon:
> On Thu, 25 Aug 2011 08:01:50 +0200, Kruppa, Peter Ulrich wrote:
>> Sorry, I forgot to include the list -
>> Am 24.08.2011 17:19, schrieb Polytropon:
>>> On Wed, 24 Aug 2011 13:38:45 +0200, Kruppa, Peter Ulrich wrote:
>>>> Opera really does work with Cups - you will see your printer's
>>>> network name in the printer dialog.
>>> I've installed CUPS and actually _can_ see the printer
>>> names in the dialog, but no printing takes place.
>>> Test: I loaded google's homepage and pressed Ctrl+P Enter.
>>> % lpq
>>> HP_LaserJet_4000_Series is ready and printing
>>> Rank Owner Job File(s) Total Size
>>> active poly 20 Google - Opera 419840 bytes
>>> And few seconds later:
>>> % lpq
>>> HP_LaserJet_4000_Series is ready
>>> no entries
>>> But nothing appear in the printer. It works from any
>>> other application, even from command line.
>>> Note that _those_ lp* tools are belonging to CUPS.
>> Which means - you really do use /usr/local/bin/lp and removed the system's
>> /usr/bin/lp* stuff?
>> Just to be sure
> Just checked again. Even though I did not have CUPS_OVERWRITE_BASE=YES
> in /etc/make.conf when installing cups, I renamed the system's lp*
> tools so those of CUPS are being used:
> % which lpq lpr lprm lp
> The system's tools are out of scope now.
> % ls /usr/bin/lp*
> As I made sure from various programs, CUPS _can_ actually print.
> It just doesn't print from Opera.
Do opera's print jobs show up in the queue (With # lpq) or via browser
Peter Ulrich Kruppa
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