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Print Command Only Sets After Print Job.

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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RESOLVED EXPIRED
13 years ago
11 years ago

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(Reporter: drichard, Assigned: Blake Ross)

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13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

When using FF 1.0 on Linux, if you go into the printer manager and enter the
command for your printer (lpr -P <printer>) it only sticks from session to
session if you physically print.  If you enter the command, click OK and then
cancel out of the dialog the command stays for the current session but is lost
in future sessions.  We sent out directions for people to put in their commands,
and discovered that those users that didn't print within that session lost them

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open fresh Firefox session
2. Go into printer dialog area, and type in command to print.
3. Cancel out of physical print, restart FF and see command hasn't saved.



Expected Results:  
When you click [OK] to accept the entry of the printer command, it should save
it to your preferences.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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