POSTSCRIPT PRINTING THROUGH SAMBA AND LEXMARK Z22
Joel at HammersHome.com
Wed Oct 24 09:11:00 GMT 2001
I am using a lexmark z53, I think. They have so many numbers I forget just
There are some wrinkles to using lexmark printers. I tried to install a z53
after I had been using a z22 or some other one for a while. The z53 wouldn't
work. Lexmark told me I had to uninstall the older lexmark printer drivers
I do print from windows98 clients to a z53 attached to a samba server.
DO NOT TRY TO STORE THE PRINTER DRIVERS ON THE SAMBA server.
This worked fine for my epson 850 but failed with the lexmark z53. There was
a driver coming off the server onto the windows client that kept the client
from rebooting. Don't know why. Might have been a case problem.
Big nuisance to fix.
Just install the lexmark drivers onto your windows client direct from the
On Tue, Oct 23, 2001 at 09:41:33PM -0700, Shaun Hedges wrote:
> Hey Joel,
> Much thanks for the response!
> Are you using the Lexmark Z22? I'm also using RH 7.1.
> Have you tried printing from a Windows 2000 machine to a printer share
> served by a samba box?
> Thx Joel
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joel Hammer [mailto:Joel at HammersHome.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2001 12:11 PM
> To: Shaun Hedges; samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: POSTSCRIPT PRINTING THROUGH SAMBA AND LEXMARK Z22
> I had a very similar problem. The test page printed fine but a simle ascii
> file would not.
> My problem was this.
> enscript was not installed on my RH 7.1 box by default.
> So, postscript files printed fine but text files would not.
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