[olug] Two Ubuntu related problems
jrguliz at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 24 05:46:41 UTC 2006
I have two problems Ubuntu related...
I have Ubuntu 5.10 and SUSE 9.3 Professional dual
booting. My HP 842c used to work in Ubuntu but
doesn't any longer. I've tried "lpstat -a" in a shell
and got "HP-Deskjet-842 accepting requests since Jan
I'm using CUPS.
When using OpenOffice 2.0 I get the print popup screen
the a prompt "Error while printing". In other
applications from the desktop I get NO response at
I also tried switching cables with no difference.
The printer works fine in SUSE 9.3 Professional.
2) I have problems updating Ubuntu...I get this
prompt "UNABLE TO GET EXCLUSIVE LOCK -- This usually
means that another package management application
system like apt-get or aptitude is already running.
Please close that application first."
Ubuntu documentation is not very straightforward (at
keast for me).
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