[LON-CAPA-users] Problem printing HW problem set
Sun, 22 Aug 2004 18:55:42 -0400
On Aug 22, 2004, at 6:11 PM, Michael Dubson wrote:
> We are having a problem with LON-CAPA printing problem sets. We get
> as far as the "Printer Helper Select Problems to Print" page. But
> when we press the "next" button, nothing happens -- no error message,
> no attempt to contact the lon-capa server, no activity of any kind.
> Also, on the same page, the "Select All Resources" and "Unselect all
> resources" buttons are inactive.
Odd. We usually use Mozilla as primary browser during development.
> We have tried this on 3 different WinXP machines, trying both Internet
> Explorer and Netscape Navigator, with the same unhappy results. We
> also tried to print on a Mac (OS10) running Mozilla, and that also did
> not work.
I just printed a bunch of problems on Mozilla 1.6 (Mozilla/5.0
(Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040113),
using LON-CAPA 126.96.36.199. Also, the "Select" buttons worked.
Thinks to try:
* Try printing another set
* After doing this, check out the last lines of
> HOWEVER, when we try it on a Mac (OS10) running Safari, then the
> procedure works OK. We then get a printable pdf file. But we cannot
> reproduce this happy result on any WinXP PC or on the same Mac running
Is that the same problem set?