cups-pk-helper - PolicyKit helper to configure cups with fine-grained privileges

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-3.3.i586.rpm
Package name cups-pk-helper
Package version 0.2.6
Package release 3.3
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Hardware/Printing
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 66.18 KB
Installed size 245.24 KB
This package provides a PolicyKit helper to configure cups with
fine-grained privileges. For example, it's possible to let users
enable/disable printers without requiring a password, while still
requiring a password for editing printer settings.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-48.24.x86_64.rpm 0.2.6 x86_64 GNOME Next
cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-48.24.i586.rpm 0.2.6 i586 GNOME Next
cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-45.18.x86_64.rpm 0.2.6 x86_64 GNOME Factory
cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-45.18.i586.rpm 0.2.6 i586 GNOME Factory
cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-3.3.x86_64.rpm 0.2.6 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
cups-pk-helper - - -


Name Value
cups - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
cups-pk-helper = 0.2.6-3.3
cups-pk-helper(x86-32) = 0.2.6-3.3


Type URL
Binary Package cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-3.3.i586.rpm
Source Package cups-pk-helper-0.2.6-3.3.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install cups-pk-helper rpm package:

# zypper install cups-pk-helper




2018-02-28 -
- Modernize spec-file by calling spec-cleaner
2016-02-18 -
- Update to version 0.2.6:
+ Enable UTF-8 chars in names and texts (bsc#1033742, rh#982727).
+ Introduce CPH_PATH_MAX.
+ Add function for printer renaming.
+ Updated translations.
2013-06-16 -
- Update to version 0.2.5:
+ Revert "Be stricter when validating printer names".
+ Updated translations.
2012-11-28 -
- Add cups requires: Without cups being installed, cups-pk-helper
can't do any of its tasks (bnc#783865).
2012-10-13 -
- Update to version 0.2.4:
+ Fix detection of CUPS version.
2012-10-12 -
- Update to version 0.2.3:
+ Fix security flaw in cupsGetFile/cupsPutFile wrappers
(CVE-2012-4510, bnc#783488)
+ Escape printer/class names before putting them in URIs
+ Be stricter when validating printer names
+ Fix build with CUPS >= 1.6
+ New/updated translations.
2012-03-16 -
- Update to version 0.2.2:
+ Add PrinterAddOption D-Bus method.
+ Set requesting-user-name tag in requests.
+ Code cleanups.
+ Build fixes and improvements.
+ New/updated translations.
2011-09-26 -
- Update to version 0.2.1:
+ Do not pass ppd file if empty when adding a printer.
+ Accept NULL for ppd file as valid when adding a printer.
+ Allow inactive/any users to authenticate.
+ Updated translations.
2011-09-18 -
- Remove redundant tags/sections from specfile
- Use %_smp_mflags for parallel build
2011-07-25 -
- Update to version 0.2.0:
+ Port to GDBus.
+ Stop using deprecated polkit API.
+ Drop gthread handling.
+ Add org.freedesktop.DBus.Deprecated annotation to JobCancel.
+ Code cleanups.
+ Build system improvements.
+ Updated translations.
- Remove dbus-1-glib-devel BuildRequires, now unneeded.

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