IPP_GET_JOBS/cupsDoRequest() problems

Michael Sweet mike at easysw.com
Mon Jan 3 11:03:46 PST 2005

Alan Somers wrote:
> ...
> Thanks for the reply, Michael.  I've discovered something truly weird
> in the meantime: If I link with cups library statically (libcups.a)
> instead of dynamically (libcups.dylib), the job retrieval works
> flawlessly.

Very strange!

> Unless you have any ideas as to what might be causing the
> static/dynamic linking discrepancy or suggestions for fixing it, I'll
> head on over to the Apple mailing lists and see if I can get
> assistance there.  I'm not totally averse to the idea of using static
> linking, but it would be nice to get the latest bugfixes/enhancements
> automatically without having to rebuilt the app.

I'd go ahead and do that (the printing list would be the place to
post, and I also participate there from time to time, so we can
collectively figure out what the problem is...)

Michael Sweet, Easy Software Products           mike at easysw dot com
Internet Printing and Document Software          http://www.easysw.com

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