[Samba] windows XP native printer driver upload

Buchan Milne bgmilne at cae.co.za
Tue Aug 13 02:29:01 GMT 2002

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> To: samba at samba.org
> Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2002 18:07:38 -0400 (EDT)
> From: Brad Langhorst <brad at langhorst.com>
> Subject: [Samba] windows XP native printer driver upload
> I can upload most drivers to samba (2.2.6pre).
> However when it comes to the built-in windows XP drivers
> I am faced with a dialog box asking for the driver location.
> I've tried various directories on the cd
> and inside of windows itself but it constantly 
> puts up an error message saying that no drivers could be found in
> e:\printers\nt4\i386
> no matter what path i choose it seems to revert to this path...
> anybody else seen this?
> workaround?

Have you tried using %windir%\inf (assuming you have installed the 
driver locally on the box). That works on winnt and win2k.


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