Error on cupsys update

Bug #92205 reported by hda on 2007-03-14
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
cupsys (Ubuntu)
High
Till Kamppeter

Bug Description

Binary package hint: cupsys

The following error occured when updating two different feisty-systems:

Setting up cupsys (1.2.8-0ubuntu5) ...
 * Starting Common Unix Printing System: cupsd cupsd: Child exited with status 2!
invoke-rc.d: initscript cupsys, action "start" failed.
dpkg: error processing cupsys (--configure):
 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 2
Errors were encountered while processing:
 cupsys

/var/log/cups/error_log:
X [14/Mar/2007:12:21:53 +0100] Unable to load MIME database from '/usr/share/cups/mime:/etc/cups'!

confirming

Changed in cupsys:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2007-03-14
Changed in cupsys:
assignee: nobody → till-kamppeter
importance: Undecided → High
status: Confirmed → Unconfirmed
Changed in cupsys:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Tollef Fog Heen (tfheen) wrote :

Milestoning for beta.

Changed in cupsys:
assignee: till-kamppeter → nobody
importance: High → Undecided
Tollef Fog Heen (tfheen) on 2007-03-14
Changed in cupsys:
assignee: nobody → till-kamppeter
importance: Undecided → High

In /var/log/cups/error_log I see:

X [14/Mar/2007:12:19:06 +0000] Unable to load MIME database from '/usr/share/cups/mime:/etc/cups'!

M. Vefa Bicakci (mvb) wrote :

Confirming.

As a work around one can create the following directory with root privileges: /usr/share/cups/mime

Till Kamppeter (till-kamppeter) wrote :

New packages (1.2.8-0ubuntu6) are on:

http://www.linux-foundation.org/~till/tmp/ubuntu/feisty/cupsys/binary/

They are on its way to Feisty now.

Changed in cupsys:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
R. Pereira Braga (rpereira) wrote :

I confirm the same error. On the last update of cupsys.

Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

 cupsys (1.2.8-0ubuntu6) feisty; urgency=low
 .
   * 98_search_mime_files_in_usr_share.dpatch: CUPS failed reading the
     *.types and *.convs files in /etc/cups when /usr/share/cups/mime
     did not exist. Fixed (closes: LP#92205).

Changed in cupsys:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Aldin K (aldin) wrote :

confirming,

btw, fixed with http://www.linux-foundation.org/~till/tmp/ubuntu/feisty/cupsys/binary/

couldnt wait for repos

Confirming that this bug is fixed.

Junkhead (go-to-hell6-6-6) wrote :

Confirming. Awaiting bug fix.

David Horner (ds2horner) wrote :

latest update manager update fixes problem for me.

Also working for me now (0ubuntu6).

Benjamin Chung (crazebenny) wrote :

working for me after the latest update.
Thanks!

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