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Old 11-30-2008, 01:10 PM   #1
skiplin
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cups loses print server and printer after update


I have a Motorola print server with a HP LaserJet 1100a . When I do an up date I loose it all and must reset it up. I am using Ubuntu 8.10
 
Old 11-30-2008, 04:37 PM   #2
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Sounds like your /etc/cups/*.conf files are all being overwritten. Copy out those files, update and copy them all back in. That should solve it.
 
  


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