printing dialog problem (slow) 2.2.1a

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri Sep 14 07:28:18 GMT 2001

On Fri, 14 Sep 2001, philipp mayrhofer wrote:

> hi,
> i am using samba 2.2.1.a
> "all" is working fine:
> file sharing
> uploading and downloading printer drivers is working (very nice!!)
> printing is working
> -- but:
> 1.) if i open a document (in my case ms-word 97) it takes up to 15
> seconds for opening and displaying
> 2.) also when the file is open and i try to change the standard printer
> it takes very long (up to 5 minutes) till the printing dialog is
> available again  (this happens to autocad docs too)
> 3.) up to 5 minutes it can take if i open a document with fonts, which
> are not installed on the system - i changed the fonts to available fonts
> and the speed changed too.
> 4.) opening the printer dialog - double-clicking a printer on the
> printer control panel it take up to 2 minutes to display the properties.

Can you try the latest SAMBA_2_2 cvs code and see if this is still

cheers, jerry
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