[PC-BSD Testing] Printing from Firefox/Opera/Konq

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Fri Sep 12 11:07:09 PDT 2008


James T. Nixon III wrote:
> I'm able to print a test page from CUPS but still unable to print from any
> browser. Anyone else have this problem?
> 
> --james
> 

Found and fixed this problem for 7-final.

Here's what you do to fix it:

(As root)
# mv /usr/bin/lpr /usr/bin/lpr.old
# ln -s /usr/local/bin/lpr /usr/bin/lpr

Then make sure in the CUPS interface you have the printer set to 
default, and you should be able to print from FireFox / Opera just fine 
now :)


-- 

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
http://www.pcbsd.com


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