[CentOS] Something keep modifying cups config

boricua boricua at despiertapr.com
Tue Mar 21 23:02:17 UTC 2006

On Tue, 21 Mar 2006 15:02:51 -0500
"Reuben D. Budiardja" <techlist at pathfinder.phys.utk.edu> wrote:

> Hello,
> I have the following line in my /etc/cups/mime.types uncommented :
> application/octet-stream
> so that Windows machine which can use the printer driver can print through the 
> cups printer set up on a CentOS box. 
> But something keep changing the file by commenting out the line. So sometimes 
> printing from Windows would stop working and it the cups error_log I see:
> E [21/Mar/2006:12:58:34 -0500] print_job: Unsupported format 
> 'application/octet-stream'!
> I [21/Mar/2006:12:58:34 -0500] Hint: Do you have the raw file printing rules 
> enabled?
> All I need is usually just uncomment that line in /etc/cups/mime.types and 
> restart cups. 
> So I couldn't figure out what keeps changing the files. Am I not supposed to 
> edit the file directly, or am I missing something else here ?
> Thanks for any help.
> -- 

i have the same problem the printing gui config app

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