[Scribus] Scribus + Mandriva + network print problem.

Gregory Pittman gpittman
Mon Jul 23 14:49:23 CEST 2007

Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Sunday 22 Jul 2007, Plinnell wrote:
>> On Sunday 22 July 2007, Anne Wilson wrote:
>>> On Sunday 22 Jul 2007, Plinnell wrote:
>>>> You can try my packages for i586 for Mandriva 2007 here:
>>>> http://software.opensuse.org/download/home:/mrdocs/Mandriva_2007/
>>>> repodata/
>>>> These should have all the missing dependencies as noted in:
>>>>  http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=24032
>>>> These are snapshots of and will be updated with the
>>>> latest svn snapshot later tonight.
>>>> You will need to manually download them and rpm -Uvh
>>>> scribus- You may also find there are missing
>>>> dependencies which can be installed via urpmi
>>> Peter, I'm having problems.  I'm told that
>>> libpython2.4.so.1.0 is needed by scribus-
>>> and I have libpython2.5-2.5-4.1mdv2007.1.i586
>>> I presume that it is not possible to have two versions in parallel,
>>> so what do I do now?
>>> Anne
>> Hi,
>> It seems the Open Suse build server does not have the latest Mandriva
>> 2007.1, but 2007.0
>> For your purposes you could test with rpm --nodeps and see if it
>> works. This conflict only means the scripter *might* not work
>> properly.
> Conflict of interest, perhaps, here.  I've installed from Cooker, 
> and the button exists and appears to work, but CUPS reports the job as 
> aborted every time.  I've created a bug report.  Now do I give a few days to 
> see whether that leads anywhere, or would trying your suggestion give you and 
> them valuable information?
> Since I can use the pdf workaround, I'm open to suggestion as to what is most 
> useful.
Something worth trying, since it's what is necessary with Fedora, is to 
use an alternative print command, 'lp -d printername' in the print 
requester. It remains unclear why Scribus is having trouble with this, 
since most other apps do not.


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