[arch-general] no cups web/server with new version?

Javier Vasquez j.e.vasquez.v at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 21:43:44 UTC 2014

> On Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 1:56 PM, Lex Onderwater <Lex at onderwater.org> wrote:
> Hi Javier,
> like you I also had the same problem you are experiencing. But after
> changing the LogLevel in /etc/cups/cupsd.conf to:
> LogLevel debug
> I saw what the real problem was in /var/log/cups/error_log:
> [05/Nov/2014:20:35:50 +0100] Group and SystemGroup cannot use the same
> groups.
> Next I changed SystemGroup in /etc/cups/cups-files.conf which was:
>         SystemGroup sys root lp
> to:
>         SystemGroup sys root
> In /etc/cups/cups-files.conf Groups is commented out so this will
> default to 'lp'. After changing this I was able to start the cupsd again.
> Hope this helps,
> -Lex

Thanks a lot Lex.  That was it.

Actually as SystemGroup also includes by default sys and root, I just
left it commented out as the Group line is.  Seems to be working back.

It didn't occur to me to increase verbosity (neither I knew how to
before).  Sorry about that.



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