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This page provides a dynamic look at all open Software Trouble Reports ("STRs") that have been filed on the Bug List page. If you would like to contribute code to implement/fix any of the STRs below, please consult the CUPS Developer Guide for the coding standards we follow and then post your changes to the corresponding STR.

Approximate CUPS release schedule:

Note: All dates and versions are approximate and subject to change.
Jun 2014Aug 2014Sep 2014

CUPS 1.7 (9 Bugs, 1 Fixed/Pending)

CUPS 1.7 is the current stable branch. Bug fix (patch) releases will come out approximately every 6-8 weeks as needed.

4403Race condition in cupsSendRequest()  1NewMOD
4397Build: cups requires libdispatch when blocks feature is enabledPendingMOD
4399Shouldn't link against libgcrypt without using gcrypt functions  1PendingMOD
4402cups 1.7.2: build error on system without dnssd/avahiPendingMOD
4371auth-info-required - ipp backend  2PendingLOW
4388no or malformed output from lpstat in charset other than utf-8  3PendingLOW
4390Zebra LP2824 Plus Skipping labels on MavericksPendingLOW
4394cupsd crashed with SIGSEGV in cupsdSaveAllJobs() functionPendingLOW
4396IPP-Get-Jobs result is not sorted correctlyPendingLOW
4398Fedora/Printers with USB 2.0 Interface do not initializeThird-partyLOW

CUPS 2.0 (13 Features, 2 Bugs)

CUPS 2.0 is a future development branch. It will incorporate a new on-demand server architecture and offer better support for IPP Everywhere printers.

4096cupsCopyDestConflicts and cupsEncodeOptions* do not handle collection attributesPendingMOD
4101Add more unit tests and IPP Everywhere attributes to ippserverPendingMOD
1616Add SSL/TLS certificate validation/revocationPendingRFE
1617Add SSL/TLS certificate authenticationPendingRFE
1914Use Cancel-Jobs operation instead of Purge-Jobs for pending jobs in web interfacePendingRFE
2913Improve Get-Jobs performance with large numbers of jobs  3PendingRFE
4070HostNameLookups Double giving IP lookup failed - connection from localhost closed  1PendingRFE
4094Large PJL header from Xerox MacOS X and Windows drivers  1PendingRFE
4188Add NOT-EXPECT and NOT-STATUS directivesPendingRFE
4189Add support for compound value testsPendingRFE
4258Add IPP Everywhere PPD generatorPendingRFE
4266Add pwgto... filters to make CUPS emulating an IPP Everywhere printer completelyPendingRFE
4294Fix cups-config to not cause overlinking when using shared libs  1PendingRFE
4329Add Printer Options to lpr / lp man pages  1PendingRFE
4372Investigate adoption of Linux man page conventions  1PendingRFE

CUPS 2.1 (5 Features, 3 Bugs)

CUPS 2.1 is a future development branch.

4316Web interface "location" field not pre-filledPendingLOW
4323Add raw remote printer with class fails  1PendingLOW
4348Handling multiple files of varying formats in CUPS  1PendingLOW
3323Transition legacy locale names to official onesPendingRFE
3618Generate self-signed certificate at start-up?PendingRFE
4039Support intermediate certificate authority filePendingRFE
4071allow client authentication using certificatesPendingRFE
4238Separate configuration (printers.conf) and state (printers.state?)PendingRFE

CUPS -feature (23 Features, 1 Bug)

The -feature branch contains features that have not yet been scheduled for a release.

1650Web Interface: Improvements to the SNMP autodiscoveryNewRFE
4252charset cannot be specified by document-format in Send-DocumentPendingLOW
493Assigning priorities to printers in a classPendingRFE
542Add class-type for classesPendingRFE
858intelligent load balancing, or feature-based load balancingPendingRFE
1177Unable to change sort order of bugs on cups.orgPendingRFE
1240Printer redirectPendingRFE
2896Applications need to be able to list and retreive installed ICC profilesPendingRFE
2930Implement the --version and --help options in the cups toolsPendingRFE
3092Add support for printer list filtering  1PendingRFE
3168Make `lp -i' able to restart a job with a job-hold-until attributePendingRFE
3199cups-lpd receives print file before establishing it can create a job on the cupsd  2PendingRFE
3282Web interface to allow input of message to explain why queue has been stoppedPendingRFE
3365new printer support working, Tyco label printer  1PendingRFE
3483Add FixPermissions directivePendingRFE
3604Add/update P2600/ISO 27001 audit events for cupsd  1PendingRFE
3736Allow ACLs based on domain socketsPendingRFE
3767Support for Zebra Technologies Kiosk Printers in CUPS  3PendingRFE
3777"Share this printer" not checked when DefaultShared Yes in cupsd.confPendingRFE
3793 /usr/share/cups/profile/ is not a standard search path for profiles on LinuxPendingRFE
3819Performance enhancement for IPP-Get-Jobs  1PendingRFE
4041Template keywords are visible in some configurationsPendingRFE
4150TBCP quoting broken in combination with PJLPendingRFE
4160Datamax DPL Based Label Printer Filter  3PendingRFE