[Samba] (2.2.5) Does AUTO PRINTER DRIVERS work - definitive statement please

peter.a.bryant at mainroads.qld.gov.au peter.a.bryant at mainroads.qld.gov.au
Thu Aug 15 19:57:00 GMT 2002

Thanks, I obviously don't have the latest copy of the How-To.

I just tried to access the PDF version on the net (from a couple of different
and it was 404 not found.  Is the HTML version identical?

Sorry, I will try to stop asking questions now.


> One other thing I wasn't aware of, and could someone please explain.
> Comment number (3) in your email -
> "Make sure you initialize the devicemode of the printer on the server."
> Could someone tell me how I would do this?  (sorry, my knowledge is not
> impressive)
> No wonder it wasn't working for me hey?
> Couple of not so important things ...
> 1.  Are these things documented somewhere besides the mailing list?

See the Samba-HOWTO-Collection.pdf file in the lates Samba release.

> 2.  Would it be possible to have the documentation page divided into
> subheadings,
>      so that, e.g.  all the printing doco. is in one place   - Just a thought
> for when things
> are a bit quiet around SAMBA H.Q.   :-)  (yeah like when?)

The PDF file is divided up into chapters.  The driver download is all in a
chapter by it self.

cheers, jerry
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