Joel Hammer Joel at
Sat Nov 24 05:56:02 GMT 2001

Knowing nothing about this printer:
On the windows server, do you see your hung print job in the print queue?
Are there any error messages in the queue?
Does this happen with other types of files besides just plain txt files?
Have your tried sending a postscript file? (I assume this is a postscript
On Sat, Nov 24, 2001 at 10:42:01AM +0100, karel dabac wrote:
> LaserjetHP4MP is connected to win98 machine 
> "server".
> My goal is to print from Slackware7.1 machine 
> using Samba.
> So far, I did:
> smbclient //server/"HP 4MP" -P
>   ...password etc...
> smb> print /home/test.txt
>   ...system annonuces printing but nothing really
> happens until another printing job is being sent
> from windows machine, printing my linux page as the first one.
> My questions:
> 1.Are spaces in the name of the printer allowed?
> The command smbclient -L server shows the printer as HP 4MP (not HP_4MP).
> 2.Can you please send me working /etc/printcap,
> smb.conf or other related Samba files for the same
> printer?
> No matter which distribution, I will install anything accordingly. (The Slakc apsfilter worked
> for me only when printed locally).
> Thanks a lot,
> <dabac at>
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