Path of print job data through Samba?

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Wed Oct 27 11:29:47 GMT 1999

On Wed, 27 Oct 1999 15:22:34 +1000, hai scritto:

>So what's the story here?  Exactly what path does a file take from
>client machine to shared printer?

Files go from the pc's to the dir you name in "path" for the printer
service (it may be /var/spool/samba or /tmp, a 1777 dir), then samba
spools them to lpd, and lpd puts them in /var/spool/lpd... for printing.

giulioo at

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