[Samba] parsing fix for spoolss & samba-2.2.5

Gerald Carter jerry at samba.org
Tue Jul 2 13:31:02 GMT 2002

On Thu, 27 Jun 2002, Glen Gibb wrote:

> I'm afraid I don't have an NT print server to compare it with. However,
> perhaps my explanation is not as clear as it should be and is causing some
> misunderstanding.
> My problem is this:
> I have a number of HP LaserJet 4050n with additional paper trays and some
> also with duplexing unit (using the current driver from HP).

PS or PCL?

> I have configured the driver (now supplied correctly from Samba thanks to
> the recent patch) by enabling the duplex option/additional paper tray for
> the appropriate printers.
> If I close the printer/logoff/restart or any thing similar and return to
> the printer properties via the Printers section in control panel or
> directly via the printer share, the presence of the duplex unit and
> additional paper tray is remembered (so that seems to be working ok).

> However, when I go to an application (such as Mozilla) and try to print,
> when I select the properties for the printer it doesn't give me the option
> of double siding or using paper from the additional tray - implying that
> the driver doesn't realise that either accessory is installed (and I can
> return to Control Panel and confirm that these accessories are still
> registered as being installed).

NT4 or 2k client?

cheers, jerry

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