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Status Delivered
Workspace IBM i
Categories System Management
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 12, 2021

Bug in Printers management in New Navigator

In new Navigator > Printers > Actions for drop-down menu. Printers that are "Waiting..." status have "Hold..." grayed out and unavailable. "Release..." is available but printer is not held. "Start..." is available but print writer is started.
Same is true of "Held" printers but in reverse. "Hold..." and "Start..." are available. "Release..." and "Stop..." are grayed out and unavailable.

Use Case:

Normal system administration of printers.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    May 13, 2022
    Delivered and available as part the following PTF Groups:

  • Guest
    Nov 29, 2021

    Fixed and will be available as part of the late Dec PTF update. The HTTP PTF Group will be updated once this fix is available. If you want this earlier, please open a case with IBM Support.

  • Guest
    Nov 29, 2021

    IBM understand and will consider this for a future update

  • Guest
    Nov 17, 2021

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - System Management
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Core OS
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None