Problem printing to a Win95 shared Laserjet from Redhat 6.2

Michael Glauche mg at
Wed Jul 26 11:50:48 GMT 2000

> I've tried setting smb.conf as follows:
> wins server =
> 10.44 is our Redhat server running Samba.
> /etc/lmhosts on 10.44 contains a line for the Win95 share server.
> This still doesn't seem to work. Do I need to restart anything?

Does the win95 computer use the samba wins server ? (the problem seems
to be there ..)
Look in the /var/lock/samba/wins.dat on the 10.44 and look if the
win95 computer is listed there. If not check the wins setting in '95.
Also double-check your network setting on the machine you want to print
esp. the netmask and broadcast settings (netmask of is quite


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