Cannot add a printer (NT4SP3 + latest cvs samba)

Gerald W. Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Sat Jun 13 23:00:19 GMT 1998

On Sun, 14 Jun 1998, Pierre-Jules Tremblay wrote:

> Here's a new problem I tripped up on last week:
> Using the current (98/6/13 - 18:00 EDST) cvs'ed version of samba, I
> tried to add a printer through the "Add printer" dialog in Windows NT
> 4.0 Workstation, service pack 3.  Typed in the name of the printer
> share using its UNC path.  I got an error message saying that "Could
> not connect to the printer.  The printer name is invalid.".  

Nope not new.  Let me finish up this upgrade and I will send you a
workaround for the moment.  It a hack.  Not source code.


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