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Bug 153929 - Hang when adding a new printer
Summary: Hang when adding a new printer
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 144167
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-printer
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-04-05 21:34 UTC by Philippe Rigault
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-04-06 08:47:33 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
/proc/bus/usb/devices (deleted)
2005-04-05 21:34 UTC, Philippe Rigault
no flags Details

Description Philippe Rigault 2005-04-05 21:34:49 UTC
Description of problem:     
system-config-printer hangs when clicking on 'New' to add a new printer. 
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):     
How reproducible: Always     
Steps to Reproduce:     
1. launch system-config-printer     
2. click on 'New'     
Actual results:     
$ system-config-printer     
*** glibc detected *** malloc(): memory corruption: 0x09aece50 ***     
sh: line 1:  9151 Abandon                 perl -e 'ioctl(STDIN,0x84005001,    
$result);print $result' 2>/dev/null </dev/usb/lp0     
Traceback (most recent call last):     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/", line 580, in     
    self.addQueue.addQueueDruid ()     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/", line 248, in addQueueDruid     
    self.populate_device_view ()     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/", line 468, in     
    self.local_devs = self.parent.conf.scan_local_printer_devices (force)     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/", line 1288, in     
  File "/usr/share/printconf/util/", line 1415, in     
    return { "auto" : auto }     
UnboundLocalError: local variable 'auto' referenced before assignment     
Expected results:     
Proceeds to enter a new printer     
Additional info:     
Dell Inspiron 5160     
Output from  /proc/bus/usb/devices attached

Comment 1 Philippe Rigault 2005-04-05 21:34:49 UTC
Created attachment 112730 [details]

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2005-04-06 08:47:33 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 144167 ***

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