[Samba] printing from win2k - suddently wrong paper size

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Mon Apr 1 06:36:15 GMT 2002

On Tue, 26 Mar 2002, Martin Kaehmer wrote:

> Hi, 
> I run samba as PDC and print server for our domain. The printer is an HP
> LaserJet 4 Plus (non-postscript,A4), and its drivers were installed on the
> server with imprints month ago. These drivers are the german versions from
> HP, so they are already preconfigured for A4. Anyway, I configured them to
> my needs from an NT4 afterwards (I explicitly set A4 again) and everything
> worked alright for the last 9 month or so! Oh, the printer spooler on the
> server is LPRng with no special filter except a page counter.
> Since the upgrade to 2.2.3a my win2k users started to complain, that they

2.2.3a is buggy wrt to printer driver download.  Have you tried
the patches I sent to the list to address this?  You can grab the patches
from ftp://ftp.samba.org/pub/jerry/samba-2.2.3a-patches/

You also might want to test out the lates SAMBA_2_2 cvs code.

cheers, jerry
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