Xfprint complains about failing request with status 1030 [Was: Re: Is it possible to print?]

Rainer Fischer raifi at gmx.net
Mon Aug 7 17:13:06 CEST 2006

Thanks for your information(s).
Please, see


and mark the item as fixed/settled if it comes true.


On Sat, 05 Aug 2006 21:01:24 +0200, Jean-François Wauthy wrote:

>Le vendredi 28 juillet 2006 =E0 15:26 +0200, Rainer Fischer a écrit :
>> >> Nevertheless nothing happens on clicking
>> >> "Print Dialog" in the accessories menu, and
>> >> both printers are shown by name "unknown"
>> >> in the "Print Manager" menu item.
>> Each time xfprint4 is invoked from a console (root or user) the messages =
>> as follows (after bringing up the file dialog):
>> (xfprint4:#job no.) Warning: failed request with status 1030 #4 times
>> segmentation fault
>> That should not occur (pointer set to something not allowed?)
>> So it is. Please inform me, when the bug is being fixed.
>I've just finished to investigate the problem and it looks like it's
>caused by a nasty bug in Cups (as you can reproduce it under Xubuntu as
>well as i can under Gentoo). The problem comes from the fact that the
>function cupsServer() returns /var/run/cups/cups.sock with the default
>configuration resulting in a b0rked URL when trying to send request to
>cups (try asking anything to Cups via ipp:///var/run/cups/cups.sock/).=20
>A good way to fix that problem is to fill the ServerName directive in
>the client.conf file in cups configuration (usually found
>in /etc/cups/).
>FYI, the original bug report:
>Jean-Fran=E7ois Wauthy <pollux at xfce.org>

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