[scribus] Printing problems

Gregory Pittman gregp_ky at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 7 20:29:55 CEST 2009

Mark Thorpe wrote:
> Hi I have just started using Scribus I'm trying to print a document I
> have just completed but I get the following error The printer state
> message is: '/usr/lib/cups/filter/rastertogutenprint.5.2 failed'. I'm
> using Ubuntu Linux 9.04 and printing with an Epson D68.
> My printer works Ok with other programs any idea why I'm getting this
> error.
I don't know if this applies in your case, but with Fedora for the last 
several versions, you cannot automatically print from Scribus, unless 
you use an alternative printer command, like 'lp -d yourprinter' after 
checking the box in the print dialog. It's worth trying that.


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