printing from NT

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Wed Mar 29 20:09:26 GMT 2000

Christoph Beyer wrote:
> hi,
> thank you for this great piece of software !!!
> Do you have any plans to add NT print spooler functionality to the
> forthcoming SAMBA distributions ? In large network environments it is
> impossible to install printer drivers locally, the clients are mostly to
> stupid to handle them. The printer definitions have to be stored
> preconfigured on a server, so that any changes in the environment effect
> every client immediately. NT probably handles this by rpc's...

This is targeted for 2.0.8 (in fact it's one of the
main reasons *for* 2.0.8 :-).


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