[jcifs] Re: smb printers with jcifs
crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Sat Jun 15 00:56:12 EST 2002
The message below is from a friend in Germany.
There must be a way to distinguish printers vs. disks, since smbclient can
tell the difference.
$ smbclient -L zathras
Added interface ip=10.0.1.0 bcast=10.0.1.255 nmask=255.255.255.0
Sharename Type Comment
--------- ---- -------
HOME Disk User Files
D Disk D drive
C Disk C drive
HP560C Printer HP Deskjet 560 C Color Printer
IPC$ IPC Remote Inter Process Communication
The above is on my home network, with node Zathras being a W/95 box with a
single printer attached.
Curious. I figure it's worth knowing how it's done.
On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 04:39:23PM +0200, Michael Schulze wrote:
> Hi Chris,
> a guy here at work tries to explore the available printers on a server. I
> pointed him to jCifs and tried to help him but the problem is that with a
> printer share jCifs returns this as directory (attributes=0x11). Do you know
> how to sort out the printers with jCifs ?
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