Printer queue problem (LPRng 3.4.2, Samba 1.9.18p4,
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Wed Apr 15 06:46:10 GMT 1998
>I've been having a problem with Win95 clients watching a printer queue on
>the Samba server (called labserv2). labserv2 is a Solaris 2.5.1 machine
>running samba 1.9.18p4. The printing system is LPRng 3.4.2.
>A user can watch the printer queue from a Win95 client machine. However,
>when the printer queue gets backed up (usually about 12 jobs), the queue
>Does anybody have any clues?
here we have exactly the same problem. Already tested with different
version of lprng. Already reported to samba bugs. The only solution I found
is the following one (under Linux):
lpq command = /usr/bin/lpq -P %p | /bin/head -15
Of course using this command you'll see only the first 10 jobs in the
Hope it helps !
Dr. Sbragion Denis
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