printing issues with 3.0 alpha 17 (HEAD) / windows XP

Gerald (Jerry) Carter jerry at
Tue Jun 25 17:57:02 GMT 2002

On Sat, 22 Jun 2002 bkd3 at wrote:

> When I try set up a printer share on Windows XP to a samba server 
> connected to the printer and running one of the following: 
> a) CVS HEAD branch, 
> b) CVS APPLIANCE_HEAD branch, 
> windows gives the following error:
> Windows cannot connect to the printer.  There is not enough memory to 
> complete this operation.  Please close some programs and try again.
> I heard a rumor that the printing code from SAMBA_2_2 was being merged 
> into the HEAD code.  What 3.0 code branch (I need PDC/LDAP functionality) 
> should I use for correct printing?  If none of them is working yet, can 
> anyone give pointers on what parts of the 2_2 code might need to be merged, 
> so that I can come up with a patch?  I'm willing to do the work towards 
> fixing the issue, but only if the job isn't already taken :)

I think the printing code should be up to date in HEAD now.
The server portion at least.  I think HEAD has been more advanced
wrt to client spoolss functionality for a while now (thanks to Tim) 
:-)  Let me know if you have problems with it.

chers, jerry
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