X2Go Bug report logs - #1125
Remote printing not working in Debian Jessie

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Package: cups-x2go; Maintainer for cups-x2go is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>;

Reported by: JR <jrpique@baseinf.com>

Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2016 19:50:02 UTC

Severity: normal

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Subject: Re: [X2Go-Dev] Bug#1125: Bug#1125: Remote printing not working in
 Debian Jessie
To: JR <jrpique@baseinf.com>, 1125@bugs.x2go.org
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From: Chris <x2go@hemsing.eu>
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Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:30:56 +0100
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Hi JR,

have you read:

That buf has been there since 2014. Nobody cares.
It might be your problem.


Am 21.12.2016 um 12:00 schrieb JR:
> Hi Stefan,
> I tried the options discussed without success.
> It is strange, perhaps this Windows XP has a problem.
> So I can I will test different scenarios and I will notify the results.
> Thank you very much.
> Kind Regards,
> JR
> On Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:48:37 +0100
> Stefan Baur <X2Go-ML-1@baur-itcs.de> wrote:
>> Am 16.12.2016 um 20:41 schrieb JR:
>>> Package: cups-x2go
>>> Version:
>>> I tried printing on the local PC from the x2goclient without success.
>>> x2goclient gives no message.
>>> I installed x2goserver-printing,  cups, cups-x2go and I  have installed x2go virtual printer.
>>> This happens to me only in Q4OS 1.18-Orion (Debian Jessie based). In Q4OS 2.2-Scorpion (Debian Stretch based) it works perfectly.
>>> For more details, please give a look at:
>>> http://www.q4os.org/forum/viewtopic.php?id=1261
>> I followed that thread and the reason why you can't print at all is
>> SystemD-related, not X2Go-related.  For various reasons, I don't think
>> too highly of SystemD, and I strongy doubt that we'll add a patch to
>> X2Go to fix something that is actually SystemD's fault.
>> Now, why you still can't print from Windows XP after applying that
>> configuration change, that's another issue, and one that will have to be
>> investigated.
>> Please check that the settings under Options/Settings/Printing match
>> between your Linux client (where remote printing works after applying
>> the fix) and your Windows client for your initial test.
>> After that, please try changing the Windows client setting to "View as
>> PDF" instead of printing directly.  If that doesn't work, either, then
>> you're either missing a default PDF viewing/printing application (you
>> can try SumatraPDF if you don't want something as bloated as Adobe
>> Reader) on the client, or there's something wrong in getting the data
>> processed.
>> For that, I would suggest running the debug version of X2GoClient.exe
>> and logging its output to a file, then attaching that file to the bug
>> report by e-mailing it to: 1125@bugs.x2go.org
>> Kind Regards,
>> Stefan Baur
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