Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware
User Name
Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux.


  Search this Thread
Old 02-23-2005, 03:23 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: slackware 10.2
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
slackware 10.1 printer configuration

on trying to test my printer I get the following message ;

A print error occurred. Error message received from system:

cupsdoprint -P 'epson5700' -J 'KDE Print Test' -H 'localhost:631' -U 'root' -o ' multiple-document-handling=separate-documents-uncollated-copies orientation-requested=3' '/tmp/kde-root/kdeprint_3fOyQmv7' : execution failed with message:

hope someone has already found a solution, thanks
Old 02-23-2005, 03:30 AM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Sep 2004
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 16

Rep: Reputation: 0
if using KDE, under printing in the control panel, highlight your printer, go to properties, then users.

Try switching it to allowed users, then add your username(s) and root, that may fix it. I had a similar problem.
Old 02-23-2005, 05:44 AM   #3
LQ Newbie
Registered: Feb 2005
Distribution: slackware 10.2
Posts: 11

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Thanks a lot, it works fine


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Printer Configuration: "Print file sent, waiting for printer to finish", JetDirect Ed-MtnBiker Fedora 3 02-23-2007 01:41 PM
Re: Printer Configuration rahul_jain_9684 Linux - Hardware 0 07-25-2003 05:45 AM
setup printer on client machine(slackware 8) to server (slackware7) network printer changwoo Slackware 9 05-02-2003 06:37 PM
Printer Configuration gcombe74 Linux - General 2 04-17-2002 02:42 AM
printer configuration Laura Linux - General 1 10-12-2001 01:19 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:10 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration