Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-10-2008, 03:33 PM   #1
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 94

Rep: Reputation: 15
Print in Fedora 10

All right, so I've been using fedora since FC1 and have never had a problem with it so I decided to wipe the plague known as Vista off my laptop and throw it on there. The only problem so far other than the packagekit issue witch is know fixed is the print manager. When I go to add a printer it says searching.. and it just stays there... how do I fix this?
Old 12-11-2008, 03:44 PM   #2
Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Olympia, WA
Distribution: SolydK
Posts: 442
Blog Entries: 3

Rep: Reputation: 60
Where is the printer connected?
Is there a firewall between your laptop and the printer?
If so, is port 631 blocked?
Have you tried configuring it with the http://localhost:631/ cups interface?


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
Getting HP 6840 to print with Fedora 8? tomva Linux - Hardware 5 06-17-2008 07:21 AM
Fedora 7 print errors - %!PS-Adobe-3.0 tarheel92x Linux - Networking 1 09-10-2007 11:50 AM
Unable to print after upgrade from Fedora Core 5 to 6 nonfatalexec Fedora 7 01-05-2007 04:32 PM
Print-to-file print driver to print PDF Bill Fox Linux - General 3 05-02-2006 04:15 PM
Can't print or scan with Fedora 1 jdtiede Linux - Software 2 03-06-2004 07:57 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:10 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