remote printing: lpr: Connection refused

Bug #768111 reported by Alvin
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
cups (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: cups

This is what happens when trying to print to a remote server

~$ lpr -H servername -P queuename
lpr: Connection refused

Using lpr from lprng, remote printing to the same queues works
$ lpr -Pqueuename@servername

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: cups-bsd 1.4.6-5ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-8.42-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-8-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Apr 21 09:22:44 2011
Lpstat: Error: command ['lpstat', '-v'] failed with exit code 1: lpstat: No destinations added.
Papersize: a4
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/vmlinuz-2.6.38-8-generic root=/dev/mapper/vg0-root ro
SourcePackage: cups
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) 03/22/2011
dmi.bios.vendor: Intel Corp.
dmi.bios.version: TMIBX10H.86A.0043.2011.0322.1643
dmi.board.asset.tag: To be filled by O.E.M. DQ57TM
dmi.board.vendor: Intel Corporation
dmi.board.version: AAE70931-401
dmi.chassis.type: 3
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnIntelCorp.:bvrTMIBX10H.86A.0043.2011.0322.1643:bd03/22/2011:svntranstecAG:pn:pvr:rvnIntelCorporation:rnDQ57TM:rvrAAE70931-401:cvn:ct3:cvr:
dmi.sys.vendor: transtec AG

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Alvin (alvind) wrote :
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gf (gf-interlinks-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

Hello Alvin,
Thank you for submitting this bug and reporting a problem with cups and printing. You made this bug report some time ago and Ubuntu has been updated since then.

Could you confirm that this is no longer a problem and that we can close the ticket?
If it is still a problem, are you still interested in finding a solution to this bug?
If you are, could you let us know, and in the current version, run the following (only once):
apport-collect BUGNUMBER
and upload the updated logs and and any other logs that are relevant for this particular issue.

Thank you again for helping make Ubuntu better.

Changed in cups (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for cups (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in cups (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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