SVN r6894: Starting cupsd from commandline yields warning about Avahi API

Kurt Pfeifle k1pfeifle at
Thu Aug 30 01:17:56 PDT 2007

Michael R Sweet wrote:
> Kurt Pfeifle wrote:
>> I was giving the newest trunk a spin right now and noticed what I sum-
>> marized in $subject and what should be fully described like this:
>>    SVN r6854: clicking 'Edit Configuration File'-button on admin page
>>    directly restarts server (no editing is offered at all), and returns
>>    with all checkboxes blanked
>> Knowing this is trunk, I'm not sure if stuff like this should be repor-
>> ted in an STR or just mentioned in a mail like this...
> Hmm, this might be related to the recent changes to the web interface.
> ....
> OK, it's fixed now as of r6894.

Fix confirmed.

Another thing I noticed now: after starting cupsd from the commandline,
I see this message:

  kurt at lnx5000:~/SVNstuff/cups> ./usr/lib/cups/daemon/cupsd -c /home/kurt/SVNstuff/cups/etc/cups/cupsd.conf -f
  *** WARNING *** The programme 'cupsd' uses the Apple Bonjour compatiblity layer of Avahi.
  *** WARNING *** Please fix your application to use the native API of Avahi!
  *** WARNING *** For more information see <>

Kurt Pfeifle
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