USB printer not detected

Bug #156077 reported by 6187145 on 2007-10-23
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
cupsys (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Description of the problem:
I have a Brother MFC-210C that was detected properly

Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Plug printer into usb slot and turn the printer on.
2. Run gnome-cups-add .

Expected results:
Printer to be detected and shown under "Use a detected printer:".

Actual rsults:
"No printer detected" is displayed under Use a detected printer.

Mario Young (mayeco) wrote :


Try to run "lsusb" and see if the printer is there

Thanks for our report!

Mario Young (mayeco) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This bug did not have a package associated with it, which is important for ensuring that it gets looked at by the proper developers. You can learn more about finding the right package at [WWW] I have classified this bug as a bug in cupsys.

Patrice Vetsel (vetsel-patrice) wrote :

gnome-cups-add is not more used on Gutsy. What is your ubuntu version ? Is it a fresh install or an upgrade ?

Changed in cupsys:
status: Incomplete → Invalid

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

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