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Why is fedora 25 software showing no print test page in setting options using USB port.

asked 2017-08-11 22:36:19 +0000

georgia23 gravatar image

New end user to fedora 25. Added Canon MX880 series printer driver to software but no way to print as print test page not found in settings. Print job from Liber writer is going to the que but reads stopped when checking on print status. Reloaded printer several times but no change. What am I missing? Also restarted ASUS computer to update upgrades. georgia23

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answered 2017-08-12 17:36:49 +0000

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updated 2017-08-12 17:42:24 +0000

test page printing:

sudo dnf install system-config-printer

maybe your a bitten from this bug:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1478537

if so you have to install

cups-filters
cups-filters-libs
qpdf
qpdf-libs

from here:

https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=954165
https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=953763

sudo systemctl restart cups

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@sixpack13, remove the code block formatting around the links, so that they are clickable please, in case people need to go to those sites.

steveebey73742 ( 2017-08-12 19:30:22 +0000 )edit

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