Printing breaks network

Robert Dahlem Robert.Dahlem at
Mon Nov 27 23:04:59 GMT 2000


On Sun, 26 Nov 2000 21:52:10 +0100, jnegron at wrote:

>When I print from any machine, the windows network dissapears for 
>about 3-4 minutes. I can't browse the network ( even from the server 
>via smbclient) or print, even typing  the UNC directly, doing a "find
>computer" doesn't work either. After that time span, the windows 
>network comes back, [...]

There are a lot of "lpXXX command" parameters described in the smb.conf 
man page: set them all to /bin/false and try again. I guess at least 
one of these commands is blocking ...


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