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Author Topic: foomatic-rip/ghostscript failure VL6.0-STD  (Read 2049 times)

robbill99

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foomatic-rip/ghostscript failure VL6.0-STD
« on: March 02, 2009, 04:15:27 pm »

Hi,

Printing fails with "foomatic-rip failed" error. CUPS log as follows:

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D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:58 +0000] [Job 1] GPL Ghostscript 8.62 (2008-02-29)
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:58 +0000] [Job 1] Copyright (C) 2008 Artifex Software, Inc.  All rights reserved.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:58 +0000] [Job 1] This software comes with NO WARRANTY: see the file PUBLIC for details.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:59 +0000] [Job 1] Loading NimbusSanL-Bold font from /usr/share/ghostscript/fonts/n019004l.pfb... 2870956 1129718 21633920 20259699 1 done.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:59 +0000] [Job 1] Loading NimbusSanL-Regu font from /usr/share/ghostscript/fonts/n019003l.pfb... 2887620 1218766 21633920 20260468 1 done.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:59 +0000] [Job 1] Loading NimbusRomNo9L-Regu font from /usr/share/ghostscript/fonts/n021003l.pfb... 2964572 1368220 21633920 20261553 1 done.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:03:59 +0000] Discarding unused job-progress event...
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Error: /ioerror in --showpage--
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Operand stack:
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] 1   true
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Execution stack:
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] %interp_exit   .runexec2   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   2   %stopped_push   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   false   1   %stopped_push   1905   1   3   %oparray_pop   1904   1   3   %oparray_pop   1888   1   3   %oparray_pop   1771   1   3   %oparray_pop   --nostringval--   %errorexec_pop   .runexec2   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   --nostringval--   2   %stopped_push   --nostringval--   1777   0   3   %oparray_pop   --nostringval--   --nostringval--
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Dictionary stack:
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] --dict:1152/1684(ro)(G)--   --dict:1/20(G)--   --dict:99/200(L)--
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Current allocation mode is local
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Last OS error: 32
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] GPL Ghostscript 8.62: Unrecoverable error, exit code 1
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] renderer return value: 127
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] renderer received signal: 127
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] KID3 exited with status 1
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Renderer exit stat: 1
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] tail process done writing data to STDOUT
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] KID4 finished
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Process dying with "The renderer command line returned an unrecognized error code 127.", exit stat: 1
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] error: Illegal seek (29)
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] The renderer command line returned an unrecognized error code 127.
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Renderer process finished
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Killing process 4149 (KID3)
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Process dying with "Error closing renderer", exit stat: 1
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] error: Bad file descriptor (9)
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Error closing renderer
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] PID 4145 (/usr/lib/cups/backend/parallel) exited with no errors.
E [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] PID 4144 (/usr/lib/cups/filter/foomatic-rip) stopped with status 1!
D [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] File 0 is complete.
E [03/Mar/2009:00:04:01 +0000] [Job 1] Job stopped due to filter errors.

Already re-installed ghostscript.
Printer works on same system with XP.
lp0 is enabled.

Ideas?

Thanks.

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budulay

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Re: foomatic-rip/ghostscript failure VL6.0-STD
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2009, 07:55:28 pm »

Hi, can you tell a little more about the computer you are using. In case it is Dell, you can try frank56's solution http://forum.vectorlinux.com/index.php?topic=9223.msg61673#msg61673
it worked for me and I had similar symptoms you are talking about, so maybe that will help.
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