>May 14 14:43:26 linux kernel: lp0 printer-not-ready out-of-paper (0x7f)
># Switched OFF
>May 14 14:43:40 linux kernel: lp0 printer-not-ready off-line (0x4f) #
I'm not at all convinced these messages are an improvement on the old ones.
Which status in particular was missing that you need?
(You also removed `lp on fire', which is a definite retrograde step.)
>Tim, I think this would be of great value for novice users (first time
>printing with linux).
Novice users would probably benefit more from some X application to pop up a
message box when the printer has a problem. Odds are they aren't going to be
looking at the console messages.
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