system-config-printer.py crashed with TypeError in set_auth_info()

Bug #554790 reported by casa roxo on 2010-04-03
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
system-config-printer (Ubuntu)
Medium
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: system-config-printer

ubuntu 10.04 lts

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: system-config-printer-gnome 1.1.17+20100217-0ubuntu12
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-19.28-generic 2.6.32.10+drm33.1
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-19-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat Apr 3 21:52:16 2010
ExecutablePath: /usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Beta i386 (20100318)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.6
Lpstat: Error: command ['lpstat', '-v'] failed with exit code 1: lpstat: No destinations added.
Lsusb:
 Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 001 Device 002: ID 1307:0163 Transcend Information, Inc. 512MB/1GB Flash Drive
 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
MachineType: Hewlett-Packard compaq nx9020 (PG747ES#ABE)
PackageArchitecture: all
Papersize: a4
PccardctlIdent:
 Socket 0:
   no product info available
PccardctlStatus:
 Socket 0:
   no card
ProcCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-2.6.32-19-generic root=UUID=08eb1d74-c810-4ada-b0f7-1906d54712a9 ro quiet splash
ProcCmdline: python /usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=es_ES.utf8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
PythonArgs: ['/usr/share/system-config-printer/system-config-printer.py']
SourcePackage: system-config-printer
Title: system-config-printer.py crashed with TypeError in set_auth_info()
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare
dmi.bios.date: 11/09/2004
dmi.bios.vendor: Hewlett-Packard
dmi.bios.version: F.15
dmi.board.name: 3084
dmi.board.vendor: Quanta
dmi.board.version: 41.0B
dmi.chassis.type: 10
dmi.chassis.vendor: Quanta
dmi.chassis.version: N/A
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnHewlett-Packard:bvrF.15:bd11/09/2004:svnHewlett-Packard:pncompaqnx9020(PG747ES#ABE):pvrRev1:rvnQuanta:rn3084:rvr41.0B:cvnQuanta:ct10:cvrN/A:
dmi.product.name: compaq nx9020 (PG747ES#ABE)
dmi.product.version: Rev 1
dmi.sys.vendor: Hewlett-Packard

casa roxo (fernandobesa) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
visibility: private → public
Changed in system-config-printer (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium

This problem still persist in ubuntu 16.10.
Unfortunately, if the authentication applet does not display is not possible utilize printers that requires server authentication.

Does anyone know possible workaround?

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in system-config-printer (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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