[K12OSN] cups hangs/fails
balmquist at mindfirestudios.com
Fri Jun 18 16:42:00 UTC 2004
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Sounds like some other program is using the cups port, is cups running
as both a daemon and part of xinetd?
I had this problem with vsftp once and that was the cause.
On Jun 18, 2004, at 11:34 AM, dahopkins at comcast.net wrote:
> Please help! My system here has suddenly started showing a load
> average of 3-4 even when no one is connected. top shows lpstat
> (several actually) using significant cpu cycles. I can manually kill
> the lpstat processes, but ... what damage does this do? I am using
> cups (it worked flawlessly all year till now), but
> /etc/init.d/cups stop returns FAILED. Also, a "cups start" returns
> I [18/Jun/2004:12:29:27 -0400] LoadPPDs: No new or changed PPDs...
> E [18/Jun/2004:12:29:28 -0400] StartListening: Unable to bind socket -
> Address already in use.
> googling has revealed nothing. I am at a complete loss. Restarting
> the system (I am a windows user) doesn't fix it.
> I need to get the printing working, but don't know why it broke.
> Dave Hopkins
> Newark Charter School
> Newark Delaware 19713
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