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CUPS failing at startup on Debian Lenny (cupsmodprobe ??)

So today out of the blue (says the client), CUPS just stopped printing. When trying to manually start the service we got these errors and then CUPSD would just hang.
Read it here


A client has a Debian box, running mostly Debian Etch but there is CUPS from Lenny and perhaps some other things as well (the newer CUPS was needed due to a newer printer that needed a newer HPLIP, which itself was a major issue because it wanted to upgrade CUPS and HPLIP's script was hiding the “dpkg –reconfigure” dialog, and and and and it was all a headache, but that was months ago).

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