PLEASE help with printing problem

Giulio Orsero giulioo at
Thu Sep 30 09:58:03 GMT 1999

On Thu, 30 Sep 1999 18:02:28 +1000, hai scritto:

>I set up a new printer on my Linux box, an Epson Stylus Color 740.  I
>had previously been using an EPson Stylus Color IIs.  I got the printer
>working nicely in Linux, but I can not print to the printers I set up in
>/etc/printcap via samba from NT anymore.  I.e., it worked with the IIs,
>but not with the 740.  I didn't change anything in smb.conf.

Try printing to that printer via samba from linux and see what happens.
smbclient ''\\server\printer' -P
print filename

As the last resort you can print using nt tcp/ip printing.

giulioo at

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