[Wine] Printing in Wine 20050725

Hiji hijinio at yahoo.com
Sat Sep 10 18:03:08 CDT 2005

make sure you have cups-devel installed when you
compile from source.  Otherwise, I'm not sure what is


--- Fred Yeadon <fwyeadon at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

> I have just reinstalled wine on my Debian Sid
> (unstable) system after several years without it, in
> order to run a handful of Windows applications: IE,
> Lotus Notes, ...  I use CUPS to support printing
> under Linux, and several years ago had no real
> problems printing from Windows applications running
> under Wine.  However, I am now unable to print from
> any of them using Wine release 20050725.  When I try
> to print, either the application hangs or I do not
> see any available printers inside the printer
> selection list in the Print command.
> I have the Debian packages wine, wine-utils,
> libwine, libwine-print, cupsys, cupsys-client,
> cupsys-driver-gimpprint, and
> cupsys-driver-gutenprint.  While I normally install
> binary packages, I tried compiling wine from source
> just in case, but the home-built version had the
> same behavior.
> I have noticed that people regularly mention
> printing problems on this mailing list, but haven't
> come across a case that sounds like this one.  Given
> all the changes in 20050725 with the new winecfg
> tool, is there some 'secret sauce' that is now
> needed to enable printing from wine?
> Thx in advance,
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