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Old 01-26-2007, 06:45 PM   #1
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Angry CUPS Quota Limit Reached ERROR

Hi guys, now i'm having troubles with my EPSON LX-300+, i've already installed my printer with its driver --> Epson Dot Matrix Foomatic/eps9high (Epson-Dot_Matrix-eps9high.ppd)i have allowed all my users to access de CUPS and the printer, but every time i try to print from console or the trial print from the cups:

lpr file

i always get this message:

lpr: Quota Limit Reached

and i've tried all, re-installing my printer and the cups but everything stays the same, that damn error keeps showing and showing, so if anyone knows how to fix it i would be very pleased, or anyone could tell me if i'm picking the wrong ppd?

thanks in advance, Frame360
Old 01-27-2007, 11:57 AM   #2
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Try using the CUPS administrative web interface. Point your web browswer to localhost:631. You will see a web page with a bunch of options. Check your printer settings using this interface. I don't know what you would be looking for but it may become apparent when you are poking around.
Old 02-01-2007, 01:16 AM   #3
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You might have to set a password first. Use
lppasswd –g sys –a root
to do so (at least 6 characters, one of them numeric). Tell us the results, please.
Old 03-08-2007, 02:13 PM   #4
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I am also having this problem, slackware 11, CUPS 1.3svn with ghostscript. What did you do to solve the problem?
Old 03-09-2007, 01:49 AM   #5
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Uuups. I think I remember CUPS and lp are incompatible (at least at my SuSE box). Maybe that is the reason the lpr command doesn't work. Try a different command (e.g. Kprinter) or look what lpr points at...

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