[CentOS] CUPS Problem

Nigel Kendrick support-lists at petdoctors.co.uk
Wed Oct 18 16:00:36 UTC 2006

>When setting up a raw queue on the CentOS box, it might be necessary to
edit couple of files in /etc/cups.
>mime.convs - uncomment this line:
>#application/octet-stream       application/vnd.cups-raw        0       
>mime.types - uncomment this line:

I was going to suggest this as it seems to always fix printing problems with
me. Just a few additional notes:

1) After editing file: service cups restart

2) If you do a yum update and there's any update done to cups, a default
instance of the above file is put back in place and you have to re-edit the

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