Printing in Wine

Duane Clark dclark at
Fri Aug 30 11:10:38 CDT 2002

Anurag Phadke wrote:
> Hello,
> I am using Wine to run Tally, an accounting package. Over the 
> network, we are able to print documents using OpenOffice as we 
> have CUPS installed. I read the DOCS related to printing in Wine 
> and they say, I dont need to configure wine if I have CUPS 
> installed. But whenever  I issue the print command in tally, 
> nothing happens. I checked out /var/log/messages but didn't find 
> any relevant information to it.
> Here are other details which will be useful:
> Wine Version: 20020710
> Tally: ver. 5.4
> Distro: RH 7.2
> If any other details are to be furnished, please let me know about 
> it.

Wine looks for the cups development files, and if they are found, 
compiles in cups support. Do a grep for "cups" on the config.log where 
you compiled wine. It should tell you whether it found cups.

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