Re: reboot stuff doesn't start
- Date: Wed, 29 May 2019 13:20:02 +0100
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: reboot stuff doesn't start
On Tue 28 May 2019 at 21:47:06 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
> On Tuesday 28 May 2019 03:37:55 pm Brian wrote:
> > Why do think cron was calling hpfax? Did you set up the job? (Using
> > fax isn't exactly common these day).
> It was cron itself that mentioned it in the syslog.
I'd be inclined to track down the cron entry with a view to removing
> > Very interesting. This needs a bit of thought. Does the same thing
> > happen if the renaming is to begonia?
> Interesting thought, lemme test it if I can find it again. Its not
> actually running now, and its now renamed
> to /usr/lib/cups/backend/begonia just for my eventual eddification.
Flower power can be effective but I've never thought of you as one of
the flower children. :)
> > > how do I use
> > > systemctl to disable its even starting?
> > Starting what?
HPLIP does not use a service file. Try 'dpkg -l | grep hp' and purge
any obvious HPLIP packages. I don't know if this will solve any of
your issues but if you are not using an HP printer on that machine it
should not do any harm.