LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware
User Name
Password
Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-23-2011, 07:55 AM   #1
arubin
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Middx UK
Distribution: Slackware64 14.2 (multilib)
Posts: 1,232

Rep: Reputation: 59
How to downgrade Cups in 13.37


I am having a problem with a printer see http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...script-882143/ and I was thinking that downgrading to Cups 1.3 might help. How might I do that? Can I just remove Cups and replace it with the package from 13.0 or would that break a load of things?
 
Old 05-23-2011, 08:44 AM   #2
bnguyen
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2010
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 125

Rep: Reputation: 33
First you should grab the SlackBuild for Slackware 13.0 and recompile to see how it goes.
 
Old 05-24-2011, 05:35 AM   #3
arubin
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Middx UK
Distribution: Slackware64 14.2 (multilib)
Posts: 1,232

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 59
A problem is that since I am running multilib I would also need the Slackbuild for 13.0 compiled in 13.37 32Bit for conversion to the cups-compat file.

Last edited by arubin; 05-24-2011 at 05:37 AM.
 
  


Reply


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
CUPS ERROR: [Job ???] Request file type is text/plain. (CUPS on ARM architectu abhinit Linux - Software 3 04-22-2011 03:19 AM
[SOLVED] CUPS unable to print. CUPS runs gs and libgs8 shows segfault in /var/log/messages ianthe Linux - Software 6 07-16-2010 07:11 AM
CUPS problem - connecting to local printer as well as CUPS server bobm2011 Linux - Newbie 4 01-11-2010 07:28 AM
CUPS, and CUPS-PDF error when restarting, or starting process Predatorian Linux - Desktop 0 10-28-2009 09:21 AM
remote cups printing to a smb/cups print server? justanothergeek Linux - Networking 2 09-15-2004 08:31 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:42 PM.

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