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Re: [K12OSN] Re: No printing from OpenOffice...



It is a cups issue -- advice -- NEVER update CUPS without first saving
the config files.

On Mon, 2003-06-16 at 17:35, anthony baldwin wrote:
> >From: "cliebow downeast net" <cliebow downeast net>
> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] No printing from OpenOffice...
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 08:02:27 -0400
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >done ./spadmin to add printreres???On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, you wrote:
> >> I am no longer able to print from OpenOffice. I have a deskjet 930C 
> >> installed with cups since I'm using Redhat 9. It has worked before, but 
> >> suddenly failed. Printing from other applications work. What's with 
> >> OpenOffice and printing and how do fix it?
> >> 
> >> I have always printed using the generic printer option before...
> >> 
> >> 
> 
> AHA!!  I am having a similar problem!  I ran apt-get update/upgrade (using Freshrpm
> repositories) on my Shrike box this weekend, and suddenly NO printing from OOo OR Abiword, although I can print from KWord (have not tried printing from a browser or
> gimp or any other app, yet).  I reinstalled my drivers and OOo, no change.
> the differences here are:  I am having this problem on a vanilla Shrike install, no
> LTSP packages, I am using a Lexmark z33 (driver downloaded from their site has been working since RH 7.2), my printer driver works only with LPD, not CUPS.
> Otherwise, seems like a similar problem.
> I don't know where to look for answers, though.  I'm certain it's not a LPD problem
> (or CUPS on your part) since other apps can print, but I'm not certain that it's an
> OOo problem, either, since I can no longer print from Abi, as well.
> So, if you make any progress, let me know.
> I really need to print from OOo, since I generate a lot of curricula using various
> components of the suite, rendering file conversions to reopen in other apps tedious, at best.
> I will mention, I have had an occassional problem with OOo dumping it's printer settings on the windope trash on my desk at school, in which case I simply reinstall the drivers and I'm off and printing, but I think that's a Windope issue.
> I dunno...
> 
> Tony 
> 
> 
> 
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> >> Trond
> >> 
> >> 
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> >Message: 5
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 13:03:36 -0400
> >From: Guy Lessard <glessard coll-outao qc ca>
> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] 3.1.0 and keyboard issues
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >Try to find out if the problem is hardware related or software.
> >Change the keyboard and/or motherboard combination on the client. Does it
> >work with other clients?
> >
> >Shawn Austin a crit :
> >
> >> I have recently setup version 3.1.0 on a test box, and I am having
> >> problems getting the keyboard to work on the terminals.  I started by
> >> using the lts.conf file that I have working with 3.0.1.  That didnt
> >> work, so i reverted to the default conf file that came with 3.1.0, and I
> >> still cant get it working.
> >> I cannot find any errors being logged anywhere.  I have check the
> >> virtual console on the terminal for errors, messages on the server, and
> >> also the Xfree86 log on the server, and it all looks fine.
> >>
> >> Whenever I type anything on the terminal the username field and the ok
> >> button both flash with every keystroke.  It almost seems that every key
> >> that I press is enter/return.
> >>
> >> Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
> >>
> >> Shawn Austin
> >> University of Indianapolis
> >> Client Services
> >>
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> >
> >
> >
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> >
> >Message: 6
> >From: Duane Wilson <aaa pacifier com>
> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 10:06:28 -0700
> >Subject: [K12OSN] Use CD instead of floppy to boot
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >Hi all,
> >   I am sure I have seen this addressed somewhere,  but can't find it.  
> >Someone steer me the right direction.
> >
> >   How do I put the boot image on a CD to make these little Compaq Ipaq towers 
> >boot into K12ltsp through the network?  They do not have floppys.
> >   I could make them boot from the built in NIC through PXE,  but the teacher 
> >wants the students to boot into windows so they can run  "Oregon Trail, 
> >Carmen Sandiego" etc...
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Duane Wilson
> >Volunteer IT gopher
> >
> >
> >
> >--__--__--
> >
> >Message: 7
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] 3.1.0 and keyboard issues
> >From: Shawn Austin <austinsr uindy edu>
> >To: k12 <k12osn redhat com>
> >Date: 16 Jun 2003 12:20:22 -0500
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >The only stations I have to work with are gateway 3000 boxes with ps/2
> >keyboards and mice.  I have tried swapping the keyboard out with another
> >one, but it still doesnt work.  I have tried this on 3 stations so far.
> >The same setup is working perfectly with 3.0.1
> >
> >On Mon, 2003-06-16 at 12:03, Guy Lessard wrote:
> >> Try to find out if the problem is hardware related or software.
> >> Change the keyboard and/or motherboard combination on the client. Does it
> >> work with other clients?
> >> 
> >> Shawn Austin a crit :
> >> 
> >> > I have recently setup version 3.1.0 on a test box, and I am having
> >> > problems getting the keyboard to work on the terminals.  I started by
> >> > using the lts.conf file that I have working with 3.0.1.  That didnt
> >> > work, so i reverted to the default conf file that came with 3.1.0, and I
> >> > still cant get it working.
> >> > I cannot find any errors being logged anywhere.  I have check the
> >> > virtual console on the terminal for errors, messages on the server, and
> >> > also the Xfree86 log on the server, and it all looks fine.
> >> >
> >> > Whenever I type anything on the terminal the username field and the ok
> >> > button both flash with every keystroke.  It almost seems that every key
> >> > that I press is enter/return.
> >> >
> >> > Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
> >> >
> >> > Shawn Austin
> >> > University of Indianapolis
> >> > Client Services
> >> >
> >> > _______________________________________________
> >> > K12OSN mailing list
> >> > K12OSN redhat com
> >> > https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/k12osn
> >> > For more info see <http://www.k12os.org>
> >> 
> >> 
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> >> 
> >
> >
> >
> >--__--__--
> >
> >Message: 8
> >From: "Charles Thorne" <chuckthorne usa net>
> >To: <k12osn redhat com>
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 13:25:33 -0400
> >Subject: [K12OSN] Boot Rom and no Video
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >I found that if I go into the /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/lts.conf and put the
> >following line X_MODE_0 = 800x600 it works fine.  The problem is that I have
> >some 17" monitors we are using and 800x600 does not look as good a 1024x786.
> >I think it has something to do with the refresh rate.  Any suggestions to
> >overcome this problem.
> >
> >
> >Charles Thorne
> >CCNA, CCAI, A+
> >chuckthorne usa net
> >W. 252-789-4910
> >W. 252-792-7881 ext. 242
> >
> >
> >
> >
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> >
> >Message: 9
> >From: "Nicholas Wheeler" <dragoncow2 hotmail com>
> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 13:25:38 -0400
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >You can get blender working with k12ltsp. I've gotten it to work with 
> >regular ltsp with minimal work (so little, i don't remember what i did), and 
> >a friend has gotten it to work with k12ltsp, also very easy. You should have 
> >no problems figuring it out, but you can use it as a reason. Hopefully this 
> >helps...
> >
> >  Nicholas Wheeler
> >  Yorktown Highschool
> >  [Insert interesting stuff here]
> >
> >>Message: 1
> >>Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 06:48:46 -0700 (PDT)
> >>From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >>To: k12osn redhat com
> >>Subject: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >>Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >>
> >>Does anyone have experience with GLX on K12LTSP?  I may be in a position
> >>to recommend it to a few people, and I need to know if I can use
> >>GLX-based programs (like Blender, Celestia, etc) as reasons for moving to
> >>K12LTSP.
> >>
> >>Thanks,
> >>
> >>Jon
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
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> >Message: 10
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 11:03:28 -0700 (PDT)
> >From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >How responsive was it?
> >
> >Did it do software rendering on the server or hardware rendering on the
> >client?
> >
> >What I'm thinking of is a class of 15 art students learning 3D modelling.
> >
> >Jon
> >
> >On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, Nicholas Wheeler wrote:
> >
> >> You can get blender working with k12ltsp. I've gotten it to work with
> >> regular ltsp with minimal work (so little, i don't remember what i did), and
> >> a friend has gotten it to work with k12ltsp, also very easy. You should have
> >> no problems figuring it out, but you can use it as a reason. Hopefully this
> >> helps...
> >>
> >>   Nicholas Wheeler
> >>   Yorktown Highschool
> >>   [Insert interesting stuff here]
> >>
> >> >Message: 1
> >> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 06:48:46 -0700 (PDT)
> >> >From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >> >Subject: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >> >
> >> >Does anyone have experience with GLX on K12LTSP?  I may be in a position
> >> >to recommend it to a few people, and I need to know if I can use
> >> >GLX-based programs (like Blender, Celestia, etc) as reasons for moving to
> >> >K12LTSP.
> >> >
> >> >Thanks,
> >> >
> >> >Jon
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >> _________________________________________________________________
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> >>
> >>
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> >>
> >
> >
> >
> >--__--__--
> >
> >Message: 11
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >From: Paul Nelson <pnelson riverdale k12 or us>
> >To: k12osn <k12osn redhat com>
> >Organization: Riverdale High School
> >Date: 16 Jun 2003 11:56:06 -0700
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >I'd love to have blender working with K12LTSP. My understanding is that
> >it requires 3D acceleration on the client and I've not heard of anyone
> >doing that. If you COULD do it then games like TuxRacer would work on
> >clients.
> >
> >If I'm wrong about Blender, someone tell me and share how you did it.
> >
> >;-) Paul
> >
> >On Mon, 2003-06-16 at 10:25, Nicholas Wheeler wrote:
> >> You can get blender working with k12ltsp. I've gotten it to work with 
> >> regular ltsp with minimal work (so little, i don't remember what i did), and 
> >> a friend has gotten it to work with k12ltsp, also very easy. You should have 
> >> no problems figuring it out, but you can use it as a reason. Hopefully this 
> >> helps...
> >> 
> >>   Nicholas Wheeler
> >>   Yorktown Highschool
> >>   [Insert interesting stuff here]
> >> 
> >> >Message: 1
> >> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 06:48:46 -0700 (PDT)
> >> >From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >> >To: k12osn redhat com
> >> >Subject: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >> >
> >> >Does anyone have experience with GLX on K12LTSP?  I may be in a position
> >> >to recommend it to a few people, and I need to know if I can use
> >> >GLX-based programs (like Blender, Celestia, etc) as reasons for moving to
> >> >K12LTSP.
> >> >
> >> >Thanks,
> >> >
> >> >Jon
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> 
> >> _________________________________________________________________
> >> Protect your PC - get McAfee.com VirusScan Online  
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> >> 
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> >-- 
> >======================================================================
> >Paul Nelson.............................. pnelson riverdale k12 or us
> >Riverdale High...........9727 SW Terwilliger Blvd. Portland, OR 97219
> >voice(503)892-0722...fax(503)892-0723.. http://hs.riverdale.k12.or.us
> >
> >
> >
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> >
> >Message: 12
> >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 12:05:10 -0700 (PDT)
> >From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >To: k12osn <k12osn redhat com>
> >Subject: Re: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >
> >Blender requires GLX, but not 3D Acceleration.  In fact, my 3D card has
> >problems on Linux, and I have to turn acceleration OFF to use blender.  I
> >haven't used K12 in a while, so if someone could do this and let us know:
> >
> >For the _client_ box, make sure that it is getting the following line in
> >it's XF86Config file:
> >
> >Load "glx" #Should be in the "Modules" section
> >
> >For direct rendering, you should also load DRI and the appropriate DRI
> >driver for your client.
> >
> >Next, install blender
> >
> >Finally, test!
> >
> >As a troubleshooting method, run glxinfo and post the results to me and/or
> >the list (xdpyinfo would also be good).
> >
> >Jon
> >
> >On 16 Jun 2003, Paul Nelson wrote:
> >
> >> I'd love to have blender working with K12LTSP. My understanding is that
> >> it requires 3D acceleration on the client and I've not heard of anyone
> >> doing that. If you COULD do it then games like TuxRacer would work on
> >> clients.
> >>
> >> If I'm wrong about Blender, someone tell me and share how you did it.
> >>
> >> ;-) Paul
> >>
> >> On Mon, 2003-06-16 at 10:25, Nicholas Wheeler wrote:
> >> > You can get blender working with k12ltsp. I've gotten it to work with
> >> > regular ltsp with minimal work (so little, i don't remember what i did), and
> >> > a friend has gotten it to work with k12ltsp, also very easy. You should have
> >> > no problems figuring it out, but you can use it as a reason. Hopefully this
> >> > helps...
> >> >
> >> >   Nicholas Wheeler
> >> >   Yorktown Highschool
> >> >   [Insert interesting stuff here]
> >> >
> >> > >Message: 1
> >> > >Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2003 06:48:46 -0700 (PDT)
> >> > >From: Jonathan Bartlett <johnnyb eskimo com>
> >> > >To: k12osn redhat com
> >> > >Subject: [K12OSN] GLX on K12LTSP
> >> > >Reply-To: k12osn redhat com
> >> > >
> >> > >Does anyone have experience with GLX on K12LTSP?  I may be in a position
> >> > >to recommend it to a few people, and I need to know if I can use
> >> > >GLX-based programs (like Blender, Celestia, etc) as reasons for moving to
> >> > >K12LTSP.
> >> > >
> >> > >Thanks,
> >> > >
> >> > >Jon
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> >
> >> > _________________________________________________________________
> >> > Protect your PC - get McAfee.com VirusScan Online
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> >> >
> >> >
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> >> > For more info see <http://www.k12os.org>
> >> --
> >> ======================================================================
> >> Paul Nelson.............................. pnelson riverdale k12 or us
> >> Riverdale High...........9727 SW Terwilliger Blvd. Portland, OR 97219
> >> voice(503)892-0722...fax(503)892-0723.. http://hs.riverdale.k12.or.us
> >>
> >>
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