[Wine] Re: Printing under wine
Tony van der Hoff
lists_0504 at vanderhoff.org
Wed Nov 2 12:17:30 CST 2005
Duane Clark <dclark at akamail.com> wrote in message
<dkaq7j$c9s$1 at sea.gmane.org>
> Tony van der Hoff wrote:
> > Jonathan Ernst <Jonathan at ErnstFamily.ch> wrote in message
> > <1130929992.28252.0.camel at localhost>
> > > What printing subsystem are you using ? Cups ?
> > > Le mercredi 02 novembre 2005 Ã 10:45 +0000, Tony van der Hoff a
> > > Ã©crit :
> > > > Hi,
> > > > Bit of a newbie here, I've checked the FAQ, and some srchives, but
> > haven't
> > > > found an answer.
> > > > I have a Windows DTP application, which runs quite well under wine
> > > > 9.0 (Mandriva Linux 2005SE), but when tryimg to print, dumps with a
> > > > stack backtrace.
> > > > So I thought I'd try printing from the wine-supplied notepad; this
> > doesn't
> > > > even come up with a printer list. I can't believe that something so
> > > > fundamental has gone unreported, so it must be my setup.
> > > > Has anyone got any hints/clues, please?
> > Yes, CUPS. Works fine with native applications.
> > Cheers, Tony
> Did you compiile Wine yourself, or where did you get it?
> If you compiled Wine yourself, do you have cups-devel (or whatever the
> equivalent is for your Linux distro) installed?
Um... The only package I can find matching that description is
libcups2-devel, so I assume that's what you mean, and the answer is no. I
have now installed that, and re-built wine.
Yes! that fixed it.
I now see that requirement's in the readme; so I have no excuse, other than
being in too much of a hurry. Thanks very much for your help.
Tony van der Hoff | mailto:tony at vanderhoff.org
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