I've one application which does run under wine and would like to print
its output to PDF. Attempt to filter output to PDF did not work I've
found out about cups-pdf. After installing it, attempt to print was
generating SELinux alerts which I solved (I belive) by following hints
$ sudo ausearch -c 'cups-pdf' --raw | audit2allow -M my-cupspdf
$ sudo semodule -X 300 -i my-cupspdf.pp
Now, there are no more alerts, but where is the output?
I've the following in my /etc/cups/cups-pdf.conf:
but the output is generated in:
so, I do wonder why the setting from *.conf file above is not honoured?
/var/spool/cups is 710 root:lp
/var/sppol/cups-pdf is 755 root:root
Moreover, status for cups service gives:
systemctl status cups
● cups.service - CUPS Scheduler
Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/cups.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled)
Active: active (running) since Wed 2018-06-20 08:36:53 CEST; 11min ago
Main PID: 7571 (cupsd)
Status: "Scheduler is running..."
Tasks: 1 (limit: 4915)
└─7571 /usr/sbin/cupsd -l
lip 20 08:36:53 mydomain.dyndns.net systemd: Starting CUPS Scheduler...
lip 20 08:36:53 mydomain.dyndns.net cupsd: Filter "pstopdf" not found.
lip 20 08:36:53 mydomain.dyndns.net systemd: Started CUPS Scheduler.
so I also wonder if this is OK?
What do I miss?
Can someone provide some hints what is the best way to achieve
print-to-pdf under wine on Fedora (fc28)?
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Been reviewing/looking over various sysadmin related vids/sites for
setting up a complete test website.
I'm trying to find a "remote" sysadmin resource that I can talk
to/work with for a small project to setup/run a test website that's
Looking to :
-setup up basic/test site
-correctly handle apache/httpd.conf file
-correctly setup the access process/files for the web doc dir(s)
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-handle firewall rules for ssh
-setup required users/perms/acls
Working with a skilled sysadmin this should be a quick process. Also
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Hi All ,
I have an Acer 2000S (i686) 32 Bits archiecture running under Centos 6.
Suddenly I get the following massage :
The package download failed. Could not contact source "beid-release" , so
it wil be disabled.
What does ths mean , and how can I correct it ?
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On 06/18/18 21:32, Robert McBroom wrote:
> On 06/18/2018 12:55 AM, Ed Greshko wrote:
>> On 06/18/18 12:27, Robert McBroom via users wrote:
>>> The removable device icon on the kde taskbar gives three options when a usb device
>>> in inserted, a couple of photo viewer programs and one called file manager. The
>>> file manager option used to start dolphin. For a while now it has been Discover
>>> which does not give a list of files on the usb device but seems to look over the
>>> entire world for whatever strikes its fancy. The configure option on the device
>>> icon does not set the programs accessed for the devices.
>> On my fully updated F28 system clicking on "Open with File Manager" opens the USB
>> storage device in Dolphin.
>> If you open up "System Settings" and go to Hardware--->Device Actions and highlight
>> "Open with File Manager Storage Access...." and then click on "Edit" what is in the
>> "Command" section?
> On f27
> kde-open5 "%f"
That is what is should be. Just to confirm, if you use this on the command line does
it bring up dolphin?
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Upgraded a system from fedora 27 to fedora 28, and went to rebuild
busybox, and it fails with 3 header files missing?
With Fedora 27 the directory contains a number of header files, but with
fedora 28 it only contains netdb.h??
Fedora 27 shows glibc-headers as being the patchage that provides them,
and Fedora 28 has the package install, but a search on it results with no files
that provides the missing files.
Reinstalled the package, but still only the one netdb.h file?
Tried copying the missing files from Fedora 27 to the directory, and it gets
thru the compile process with them, but then gets errors during the link
process, since the libraries must be missing something?
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I dnf installed lshw-gui and when I click on "Refresh" it dies with the
following results: lshw works normally, just not the gui. Is it just my
system? Fedora 27 XFCE updated as of this morning.
[root@Box10 bobg]# lshw-gui
/usr/bin/lshw-gui: line 3: 2663 Segmentation fault (core dumped)
[root@Box10 bobg]# uname -a
Linux Box10 4.16.14-200.fc27.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Jun 5 16:30:48 UTC 2018
x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
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The removable device icon on the kde taskbar gives three options when a
usb device in inserted, a couple of photo viewer programs and one called
file manager. The file manager option used to start dolphin. For a
while now it has been Discover which does not give a list of files on
the usb device but seems to look over the entire world for whatever
strikes its fancy. The configure option on the device icon does not set
the programs accessed for the devices.