Parse a PRINTER_INFO_2 structure

Gerald Carter jerry at
Wed Oct 9 18:02:01 GMT 2002

On Mon, 30 Sep 2002, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:

> Hi Jerry,
> I was playing a bit with the addprinter command...
> I got this parameters:
> printer->info_2->printername  =  \smb-1\PRT02SW
> printer->info_2->sharename   =  PRT02SW
> Shouldn't it be:
> printer->info_2->printername  =  PRT02SW
> printer->info_2->sharename   =  \smb-1\PRT02SW
> maybe the PRINTER_INFO_2 structure isn't parsed in the right order???
> I use a win XP machine and HEAD

I can some win32 tests apps against a 2k server to verify.
The printername is the UNC path to the printer and the share
name is just that (not a UNC path name).  So it appears we are 

cheers, jerry

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