Can't connect to printer via PDC

Jean-Francois Micouleau Jean-Francois.Micouleau at
Thu Apr 23 17:25:46 GMT 1998

On Fri, 24 Apr 1998, Michael Keightley wrote:

> Hi,
> I have two Solaris 2.6 machines running samba.  One is the PDC running
> the main branch version which I copied using CVS last week.  The other is
> using 1.9.18p3.  When I try to setup a printer by selecting the printer
> via Network Neighborhood it works fine from the machine running 1.9.18p3.
> But when I select the printer from the PDC machine it comes up with
> the error:
> "Could not connect the printer.  The printer name is invalid"

It's not possible right now with samba PDC.

Look at the FAQ, a workaround explains how to print.

	Jean Francois

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