cups problem on f8 x86_64

Craig White craigwhite at
Sun Feb 10 22:48:32 UTC 2008

On Sun, 2008-02-10 at 23:42 +0100, François Patte wrote:
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> Bonsoir,
> I have just finished a f8 x86_64 install for a server and I tried to
> configure a printer to be shared on my private lan:
> 1- I am unable to use http://localhost:631
> for if I try to modify anything cupsd dies!!! The "browse interface"
> write some strange characters in cupsd.conf (some "¤←") at
> DefaultAuthType and cups won't start anymore.
> 2- On clients, lpq command shows the default printer but If I send some
> printing, nothing happens.
> On clients, log files report that job has been sent but I cannot see
> them in log files on the server.
> This used to work without efforts to configure this service under fc6.
> what shall I do?
did you edit this file with some other computer (Mac or Windows)?


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